Wendt, Ronald "Ronnie"

U.S. Army Veteran Retired From The Chattanooga Fire Department After 32 Years

Friday, January 12, 2018
Ronald "Ronnie" Wendt
Ronald "Ronnie" Wendt

Ronald “Ronnie” Wendt, 82, of Hixson, went home to be with his Lord on Thursday, January 11, 2018.

Ronnie was born in Chicago, and was a long time resident of the Chattanooga area. He was a 1953 graduate of Kirkman High School.  Ronnie served our country in the United States Army. Ronnie was a retired Lieutenant with the Chattanooga Fire Department with over 32 years of service. Ronnie was of the Baptist Faith, and loved working on cars.  He enjoyed boating and living on the Lake. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, Gustav and Lillian Heller Wendt; siblings, Mildred Bussey, Earl Wendt, Ruth Wooten, Ralph Wendt, Nancy Miller, Neal Wendt.

Ronnie is survived by his wife, Sylvia Wendt; daughter, Amy (Jeremy) Barnes; granddaughter, Sophia; and many nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 13, at the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home.

Services for Ronnie will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, at the North Chapel with Reverend Mike Combs officiating.  Burial will be in Tennessee Georgia Memorial Park, Rossville.

Arrangements are by the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory and Florist, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson, Tn. 37343.  

Please share your thoughts and memories at www.chattanooganorthchapel.com.

Ronald "Ronnie" Wendt
Ronald "Ronnie" Wendt

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