Ronald D. Luhring


    Ronald D. Luhring of Topeka, Kansas was born on May 23, 1971 in Rolla, Missouri to Delbert Dean and Linda Sue (Hopwood) Luhring and passed away Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at the age of 48 years.


    He grew up and attended school in Bourbon, Missouri graduating in 1989.
    Ron worked at Meramec Valley Nursery during his high school years and later went to work at St. Louis Paving, where he remained for 27 years. He had just retired this past July, due to his ill health. Ron loved his work and had many close relationships with his co-workers.
    Ron met Kim Green and they shared many years together.
    Ron was a car lover, he especially loved Firebirds, Trans Am’s and Corvette’s.
    He and Kim spent a lot of time antiquing and hanging out with friends.
    He was preceded in death by his father, Delbert “Dean” Luhring; half sister, Sally Luhring; one step brother, Deon Wright; grandparents, John and Clara Luhring and Herbert and Virginia Hopwood.
    He is survived by his fianceé, Kim Green of Topeka, Kansas; mother, Linda (Hopwood) Wright and husband Frank of Owensville, Missouri; Kim’s two children, Bradly Green and wife Daniele of Alma, Kansas and Ethan Green and wife India of Carbondale, Kansas; Kim’s grandchildren, Alaya, Devynn, Trenton, Brandon, Jon and Lily; one brother, John Luhring of Bourbon, Missouri; four step brothers, Eddie Wright and wife Valerie of Owensville, Missouri, Leron Wright and wife Shannon of Owensville, Missouri, Ardel Wright and wife Melissa of Owensville, Missouri and Cordel Wright and wife Christadel of Owensville, Misouri; one step sister, Nancy Jones and husband Jim of Owensville, Missouri; other relatives and friends.
    Visitation as held from 2-6 p.m. on Sunday, October 20, 2019 at the Eaton Funeral Home in Sullivan, Missouri.
    Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. on Monday, October 21, 2019 at the Eaton Funeral Home in Sullivan, Missouri with Pastor Dennis Spurgeon officiating.
    Interment followed in the Delhi Cemetery, Cuba, Missouri.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Eaton Funeral Home and Cremation Center of Sullivan, Missouri.