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Ronald Paliwoda, age 80 of Rock Falls, died Monday, June 19, 2017 at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

Ronald was born on October 20, 1936 in Chicago, the son of Walter and Josephine Paliwoda. He is a United States Army Veteran. Ron married Carol Mrozynski on October 26, 1957 in Chicago. She preceded him in death on June 8, 2017. He was employed by Illinois Bell for 35 years before retirement. Ron loved spending time with his grandchildren. He enjoyed fishing, boating and traveling. He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Sterling.

He is survived by his daughter, Lisa (John) Martells of Sterling; his sons, Roger (Lynn) Paliwoda of Chandler, AZ and Ken Paliwoda of Shorewood, IL; one sister, Gloria Bellan of Chicago and four grandchildren, Morgan Martells, Lane Martells, Lauren Paliwoda and Ryan Paliwoda.

He is preceded in death by his parents and his wife.

Visitation will be on Friday, June 23, 2017 from 9:00-10:30 A.M. at the McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls, 1002 12th Avenue. Celebration of the Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 A.M. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Sterling with Reverend Bruce Ludeke, officiating. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Sterling.

In lieu of flowers a memorial has been established.