Ronald Wayne Persinger
Ronald Wayne Persinger
  • December 10, 1956 - July 20, 2017
  • Rocheport, Missouri

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Ronald “Ron” Wayne Persinger, 60, of Rocheport, MO, passed away Thursday, July 20, 2017 at his home.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM at Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at 10:00 AM at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.

He was born on December 10, 1956 in Columbia, MO the son of Billy Frank and Monti Ann (Lawson) Persinger who preceded him in death. He was married on April 17, 1982 in Columbia, MO to Penny Comley who survives of the home. He retired from the University of Missouri in the Maintenance Department and was a lifelong farmer. Towards the end he loved spending time with his family, and enjoying his grandbabies. Always loved talking about the good old days.

Other survivors include two daughters, Cathy Persinger of Rocheport, MO and Stephanie O’Neill (Dwight) of Fayette, MO; four brothers, Billy Persinger (Linda), Tommy Persinger, Bobby Persinger (Crystal) and Johnny Persinger (Kim); three grandchildren, Nicholas O’Neill, Levi O’Neill and Danielle O’Neill; step-mother, Joyce Persinger; eight nieces and nephews and eight great nieces and nephews. He was also preceded in death by one sister, Nancy Persinger.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Lighthouse Bible Church, 220 N. Roby Farm Rd, Rocheport, MO 65279 OR To The Family of Ronald Persinger, c/o Memorial Funeral Home, 1217 Business Loop 70 West, Columbia, MO 65202.