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Ronald Edward Niebuhr

September 24, 2020 | 7 comments

Ronald Edward Niebuhr, 81, of West Salem, WI passed away on September 22, 2020 with family by his side at his home in West Salem.

He was born on June 10th, 1939 to Robert and Lorraine Niebuhr.

He married Patricia Bahr on October 15, 1958 at St. Patrick’s Church in Onalaska, WI.

He enjoyed wood working which he made many beautiful pieces of furniture for the family, rebuilding and driving cars from his own garage, spending time with his grandkids and family, and was a strong believer in God. He instilled a strong work ethic and sense of responsibility in his children.

Ronald is survived by his wife Pat Niebuhr (Bahr), children Curtis Niebuhr (Jayne), Mark Niebuhr (Teresa), Allan Niebuhr (Terry), Linda Kneifl (Tim), Scot Niebuhr (Lori), his sister Sharon Niebuhr, his 11 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren, and his dog Sparky.

The family would like to thank Dr. David Marinier and Deacon Bob.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Jude’s Hospital.

A private family service will be held at a later date.

Ronald’s tribute video can be viewed using the following link: https://www.tributeslides.com/tributes/show/D9J9B3RCX9C2Y2Q7



  1. Dan and Kay Ciechanowski

    Our deepest sympathy to the Niebuhr Family.

  2. Heidi Nighbor

    Pat and Family, we were saddened to hear of Ron’s passing and our sincere condolences and prayers are with you and the entire family.

    With many regards,
    Heidi and Ken Nighbor

  3. Mary Wieman

    Al and Terry, my condolences to you and your whole family at the loss of your Father. Prayers sent.

  4. Rob Nickerson

    so sorry to hear! lots of good times in past!

  5. Marietta Buchner

    Pat, I am sorry for the loss of Ron. Watching the video it looks like the two of you ‘had the time of your life’. Cherish the memories. Cousin Marietta

  6. Arnie Muellenberg

    I extend my sympathy to Pat and the Niebuhr family

  7. The Beaty Family

    Thinking of you all and wishing you comfort. Please accept our condolences.


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