Ronnie Lee Gerhart Sr., 75, a retired sheet metal journeyman, died Sunday, June 1, 2014, in Chico.
No services are scheduled at this time.
Ronnie was born March 9, 1939, in Indianapolis to Charles and Doris (Johnson) Fornshell.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his brothers, Dave and George Gerhart.
He is survived by his daughters, Maria Ann Hoket and husband, Patrick J., of Chico and Tanya Hart and husband, Jim, of Gardenville, Nev.; son Ronnie Lee Gerhart Jr. of Chico; grandchildren Leslie, Coltan, Raylon, Dameon, Alana, Marinia, Gabriel, Florence, Atlas, Kayson, Braxton, Austin, Aydan and Ian; brothers Donald Gerhart and wife, Robin, of Greenville, Pa., and Richard Gerhart and wife, Gloria, of Keystone Heights, Fla.; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.