Ronald Gene Swedenburg passed away Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at the Iowa Veterans Home in Marshalltown. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, February 1, 2014 at the First Assembly of God Church in Indianola. Visitation with the family will be held from 6-8 p.m. Friday, the evening prior at the First Assembly of God Church. Ronald was born on December 20, 1928 in Danville, Iowa to George Swedenburg and Lola Mae Hanna. Ronald was Honorably Discharged from the US Navy on September 24, 1951 and retired from US West Telephone in 1994. Ronald was a member of the VFW, American Legion, Masonic Lodge and the First Assembly of God Church in Indianola. Ronald was well known around Indianola as mr. fix it. Ronald is survived by his wife Irene Swedenburg of Marshalltown; son Jeff Swedenburg of Indianola, daughters; Lori(Brett)Connelly of Des Moines and Charisse(Charles)Ozella of Indianola, sister; Serena Streeter of Columbus Falls, Montana, grandchildren; Michelle Morgan, Tyler Connelly, Brittany Bretl, Mark Ozella and Mikaela Ozella, great grandchildren; Michael Morgan, Tripp Connelly and Jude Bretl, step grandchildren; Louis, Jeffrey, Sara, Bryon, Branden, Paige. Ronald was preceded in death by his parents, first wife; Phyllis and 3 brothers; Darrell, Robert and Gary. Ronalds family asks that memorials be given to Hope Ministries, to the First Assembly of God Church or the Iowa Veterans Home. Online condolences may be made at www.petersonfuneralservice.com.