Ronald E. Howard, 72, Merriam, KS passed away Monday, April 15, 2013 at the Shawnee Mission Medical Center, Merriam, KS. A memorial visitation will be 6-8 pm, Friday, April 19 at the Amos Family Funeral Home and Crematory.
Ronald was born March 17, 1941 in Gaynor, MO to Frank and Anna Howard. He was a 1959 graduate of Maryville High School. On July 16, 1961, Ronald married LaVera Frampton in Maryville, MO. At the age of 16, Ronald began work as a meat-cutter and retired 42 years later from Dillon’s Grocery Store.
Ronald is survived by his wife of 52 years, LaVera Howard; three daughters, Tina Howard (Robin), Overland Park, KS, Terri Shrader (Jeff), Shawnee, KS and Tammy Mathieson (Dave), Lenexa, KS; sister, Doris Adamson, Laramie, WY; six grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.amosfamily.com. (arr. Amos Family Chapel of Shawnee, 913-631-5566)