Ronald Altaras, son of Dr. Leon Altaras and Martha Wrba White, was born in Ft. Worth, Texas, June 19, 1945 and passed away August 19, 2021 at his home outside of Hico, Texas,
Ronald and his family moved to Stephenville, Texas in 1954 where he played football for the Yellow Jackets. He graduated from Stephenville High School in 1963. He then attended and earned his undergraduate degree from Baylor University. Later he obtained his masters from Sam Houston University and then worked on his doctorate at Texas A&M. Ronald retired from teaching after 20 years at Lewisville High School in Lewisville, Texas.
Survivors include his wife of 38 years, Linda; two children, twins Jennifer Altaras Mikeska and her husband Keith of Waco and Todd Altaras of Richmond, Virginia; stepson Brian Allmand and wife Angie of San Marcos; brother David Altaras and wife Kathy of Addison; six grandchildren: Madison, Mason, and Molly Mikeska, and Edie, Albert, and Lucy Allmand.
He was preceded in death by his parents and older brother Michael.
There will be a memorial service at 7092 CR 271, Hico, TX on September 25, 2021 at 10:30am.
Posted online on August 31, 2021