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comedian , speaker , freelance writer

Ronald Lee Dentinger, American comedian, speaker, freelance writer. Named Funniest Person in Wisconsin, Showtime-television Network, 1985. President Hidden Valley Tourism Region, Wisconsin, 1984. Member National Speakers Association, Wisconsin Professional Speakers Association, Wisconsin Society Association Executives, Dodgeville Chamber of Commerce (president 1984), International Association Professional Pranksters (founding member 2005).

Background

Dentinger, Ronald Lee was born on February 14, 1941 in Milwaukee. Son of William Cassel and Kathryn Faye (Ritzman) Dentinger.

Education

Officer Milwaukee Police Department, 1962-1967. District manager American Automobile Association, Madison, Wisconsin, 1967-1971. General manager Don Q Inn, Dodgeville, Wisconsin, 1971-1985.

Comedian, speaker, Dodgeville, 1976^. Humorist quoted in comedy mags., books. Jokes soldto Rodney Dangerfield, 1980^, Joan Rivers, The Tonight Show, Saturday Night Live, 20/20 Show, Time Magazine.

Author: (with others) The Art ofCommunication, The Great Communicators II. (joke books) Down Time, How to Argue with Your Spouse. President Hidden Valley Tourism Region, Wisconsin, 1984.

Named Funniest Person in Wisconsin, Showtime-television Network, 1985.

Career

Officer Milwaukee Police Department, 1962-1967. District manager American Automobile Association, Madison, Wisconsin, 1967-1971. General manager Don Q Inn, Dodgeville, 1971-1985.

Comedian, speaker, since 1976.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Humorist quoted in comedy magazines, books. Jokes sold to Rodney Dangerfield Joan Rivers, The Tonight Show, Saturday Night Live, 20/20 Show, Time Magazine. Author: (with others) The Art of Communication, The Great Communicators II, (joke books) Down Time, How to Argue with Your Spouse.

Membership

President Hidden Valley Tourism Region, Wisconsin, 1984. Member National Speakers Association, Wisconsin Professional Speakers Association, Wisconsin Society Association Executives, Dodgeville Chamber of Commerce (president 1984), International Association Professional Pranksters (founding member 2005).

Connections

Married Kaylee Ann Kasten, August 28, 1965. Children: Ronald Lee Junior, Joann Jean.

father:
William Cassel Dentinger

mother:
Kathryn Faye (Ritzman) Dentinger

spouse:
Kaylee Ann Kasten

child:
Ronald Lee Junior Dentinger

child:
Joann Jean Dentinger