(June 24, 1946–March 30, 2017)
Ronnie Van Natta, 70, of Stephenville, passed away, Thursday, March 30, 2017, in Stephenville.
Memorial services will be held at 2:00 PM Saturday, April 8th at Stephenville Funeral Home Chapel with Barry Holmes officiating. Burial of Ronnie cremains will follow at Woodland Park Cemetery in Mineral Wells. Visitation will begin at 1:00 PM Saturday afternoon.
Ronnie was born on June 24, 1946 in Mineral Wells to the late Marvin R. and Imogene Self Van Natta. He married Jill Watson on January 31, 2002 in Mineral Wells. Ronnie was a retired firefighter with the Mineral Wells Volunteer Fire Department. He worked many years as a lineman specialist with TXU, lived most of his life in Mineral Wells, and the past 15 years in Stephenville.
Ronnie is survived by his wife, Jill; daughter, Tammy and husband Bud Crippen of Mineral Wells; son, Christopher and wife Brandi Van Natta of Brock; step-sons, Matt Johnson of Stephenville, Jake Johnson of Stephenville, Gary Gilbert of Saginaw, and Jim Bob Gilbert of Mansfield; sister, Judy Bullard of Forney; and grandchildren, Cameron, Anna, Madison, and Tiffany.
The Van Natta family wishes expressions of sympathy in the form of donations to Mineral Wells Volunteer Fire Department, or Erath County Fire Rescue & EMS.