Brodhead, WI – Ronald L. Colden, age 76, passed away on March 24, 2024 at the Pleasant View Nursing Home in Monroe, WI.

Ronald was born on April 14, 1947 in Monroe, WI, the son of Julian and Iva (Jones) Colden.  He married Beth Olson on May 26, 1973 in Brodhead, WI.

Ronald and Beth lived for many years in Sauk Prairie.  He worked and retired as the meat manager at Sentry Foods in Sauk Prairie, WI.  After his wife passed away in 2011, Ronald moved to Brodhead in 2012 to be closer to his family.  Ronald enjoyed sitting in his recliner and watching TV and was an avid Wisconsin sports fan.

Ronald is survived by his daughter, Carrie (Ben) Campana and their two sons, Tim Zagar and Sam Campana; two siblings, Bev Torkelson and Gary (Lou) Colden and many other nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

Ronald was preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Beth in 2011.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be directed to the family in his memory.

Funeral services will be held at the DL Newcomer Funeral Home in Brodhead, WI on Friday, March 29, 2024 at 10:00 AM.  A visitation will also be held at the funeral home from 9:00 AM until the time of services.  Burial will conclude at the Greenwood Cemetery.    608-897-2484