Mattson, Charles “Ron”, Saginaw, Michigan

Passed away unexpectedly on Friday, March 6, 2015. He was 73 years old. Charles Ronald Mattson was born on March 23, 1941 in Detroit, Michigan to the late Charles and Helen (Thomas) Mattson. He graduated from high school and then attended a trade school allowing him practice as a Journeyman/Foreman electrician for 40 years and remained a member of the IB Local #58. Ron and Dee enjoyed their trailer on the river, boat, and motorcycle. He loved the outdoors and had fun with everything he did. Ron leaves to cherish his memory, partner, Dee Tetreau; four children: Brian (Vickie) Mattson, Dawn (Stuart) Benboy, Greg Mattson, and Vicki (Mike) Resseguie; many grandchildren; four step-children: Elizabeth (David) Barns, Jeffrey (Katrina) Tetreau, Paul (Michele) Tetreau, and Jennifer Henning; many step-grandchildren; step-great-grandchildren; and many friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Sharon Mattson. A Funeral Service will take place on Saturday, March 14, 2015 at 3 p.m. at Deisler Funeral Home, 2233 Hemmeter Road. Rev. Robert Richards will officiate. Private burial will follow in Cadillac Memorial Gardens West, Westland, Michigan. Friends are welcome to visit at the funeral home on Saturday, March 14, 2015 from 11 a.m. until the time of service. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to American Cancer Society. Share your thoughts and memories with the family online at