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Bob Ring passes away at age 66

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Bob Ring, age 66, of Valparaiso, IN, passed away on Friday, February 16, 2018.

He was born on March 1, 1951 in Gary, IN to JL and Helen.

Bob is survived by his mother, Helen (Long) Hyde; wife, Teresa (Ballard) Ring; son, Brad Ring; daughter, Jenifer Ring; sister, Karen Ring and several nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, JL Ring; brothers, Billy Ring and Jimmy Ring.

Bob graduated from East Gary Edison High School in 1969. He was a Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class in the United States Navy. Bob retired, after more than 40 years of service as a carpenter and shift manger, from US Steel. He was an avid fisherman and enjoyed golf. Bob was a loving, dedicated husband and father.

There will be no service. Arrangements were handled by Edmonds and Evans Funeral Home, Portage Chapel, 6941 Central Ave., Portage, IN 46368. Cremation services provided by Edmonds and Evans Funeral Home.

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Posted 2/19/2018




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