Ronald L Kershner, 66, passed away Sunday, June 18, 2017 at his home in Scott City, Kansas. He was born April 20, 1951 in Great Bend, Kansas to Roy and Sarah Sauer Kershner. He was a resident of Scott City, Kansas since January of 1988 moving from Rozel, Kansas.
He graduated from Fort Hays State University, was a veteran of the Kansas Army National Guard, and owned RK Taxidermy. He worked for over 40 years at several cooperatives and was with the Scott Cooperative for 28 years retiring on December 31, 2015. Ron loved to hunt and fish. Ron was a member of Pheasants Forever, Kansas Taxidermy Association, NRA and was a past Boy Scout.
He married Beth Hayse of Greensburg, Kansas on May 24, 1975 in Hays, Kansas.
He is survived by his Wife - Beth of Scott City, Kansas, Two Sons - Michael (Stephanie) Kershner of Garden City, Kansas and Jeffrey Kershner, Ocala, Florida, One Daughter - Jennifer Kershner of Scott City, One Brother - Larry (Marilyn) Kershner, Midland Michigan, Four grandchildren - Jaycee and Dash Stewart of Garden City, Kansas, Kinzee Kershner of Garden City, Aiden Kershner of Scott City, many nephews, nieces and numerous extended family members and an abundance of loving friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents and infant son Nicholas.
Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 am Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Scott City, Kansas with Fr. Bernard Felix presiding.
Memorials in lieu of flowers may be made to Ronald Kershner Memorial Fund.
Graveside services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Wednesday at the Brown Grove Cemetery in Burdett, Kansas.
Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. Until 8:00 p.m. Tuesday at Price & Sons Funeral Home in Scott City, Kansas.