Ronald Leroy Simpson Jr. 58, of Kansas City, MO died June 3, 2011 at Clara Manor in Kansas City.
Ronald was born January 7, 1953 in Chillicothe, MO the son of Ronald Leroy Simpson Sr. and Thelma Fern Engleman Simpson Buttman.
He was a 1971 graduate of Chillicothe High School.
Ronald worked at recycling in a salvage business in the Kansas City area.
He is survived by his mother, Thelma Buttman of Chillicothe; two children, Bridget Simpson and Sterling Simpson both of Kansas City, MO; a brother, John Simpson and wife of Tamra, of St. Joseph, MO; two sisters, Connie Landino and husband Michael, of Colorado Springs, CO, and Lisa Jones and husband Rodney, of Chillicothe, MO; several nieces; aunts; uncles and cousins.
Ronald was preceded in death by his father; maternal grandparents, Lloyd and Lavon Engleman; paternal grandparents, Henry and Alice Simpson; an aunt and a cousin.
Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, June 7, 2011 at Resthaven Memorial Gardens, Chillicothe.
Memorials in honor of Ronald Simpson may be made to Operation Help and left at the funeral home or mailed to Heritage Funeral Home, 3141 N. Washington, Chillicothe, MO 64601. On line condolences may be left at www.heritage-becausewecare.com
There is no visitation.
Friends may call at the funeral home on Tuesday, June 7, 2011 from 9:00 a.m. to time of service.
Arrangements are under the direction of Heritage Funeral Home, Chillicothe, MO.