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Ronald D. Kuethe

July 19, 1946 - August 15, 2014

Ronald D. Kuethe, 68, of Springfield, died at 2:54 am, Friday, August 15, 2014 at Memorial Medical Center, surrounded by his family. He was born July 10, 1946 in Alton, IL to Harold and Marguerite Aljets Kuethe. He married Kathleen Hogge on October 25, 1997 and she survives.

Also surviving are two children, Christopher (Fiancée Cherie) Kuethe of Bloomington and Ryan (Companion: Heather) Kuethe of Lincoln; mother, Marguerite Fechte of Bethalto; two sisters, Carolyn (Donald) Love of Paris, MO and Christine Monroe of Bethalto; two brothers, Bruce (Carol) Kuethe of Dorsey, and Tony (Sabrina) Kuethe of Alhambra and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
His father preceded him in death.

Ron was a United States Army veteran serving in Vietnam. He was a 40 year member of Iron Workers Local 46.

Celebration of Life Gathering: 4-7 pm Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home.

Celebration of Life Service: 10:30 am, Thursday, August 21, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home with Reverend Gerry Comstock officiating.

Burial will follow at Camp Butler National Cemetery, where Military Honors will be conducted.

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Time: 04:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Service Information

Date: Thursday, August 21, 2014

Time: 10:30 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Cemetery Information

Date: Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Camp Butler National Cemetery

Address:

5063 Camp Butler Road, Springfield, IL, 62707

(217) 492-4070 Map


Memorial Information

Memorials may be made to the Simmons Cancer Institute SIU Foundation.


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