Age 79, late of Hegewisch, passed away Thursday, May 19, 2016. Beloved husband of Frona Kassens (nee Dinkelman). Loving father of Laura Lee (Ronald) Coleman. Proud grandfather of Amber, Ronald, Ashley. Caring brother of G. Wayne Kassens and Betty (late Victor) Wesselhoft. Kind uncle of Arthur and Christopher. Preceded in death by parents: Arthur and Lydia Kassens. Ronald proudly and honorably served his country in the U.S. Army.