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Ronald "Ron" Ferguson

October 29, 1940 ~ October 31, 2013

Ronald (Ron) Ferguson of Wellington, Ks. passed away Thursday, October 31, 2013 at his residence in Wellington, KS at the age of 73.

Ron was born the son of Bunny (Allen) Young on October 29, 1940 in Wichita, Ks. He was adopted by Lucille and Arthur Ferguson.

Ron married Marlene Manuel in 1958, to this union were born Lorie Applegate, Ronnie Ferguson, William Ferguson and Doris Downum. In 1972 he married Ronalda (Roni) Edelman along with her daughters, Tonia (Russell) Sturm and Peggy (Dallas) Gilmore. Together they celebrated 41 years of marriage.

He leaves behind a sister Dixie (Roger) Metzinger, mother-in-law Marjorie (Edelman) Schmidt, 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren to morn his memory.

Preceding him in death were his parents, son William, and son-in-law Mike Downum.

Visitation with the family will be Sunday, November 3, 2013 from 4:00-6:00 PM.

Graveside services will be held 2:00 p.m. Monday, November 4, 2013 at the Caldwell City Cemetery.

Memorial’s may be left to the Wellington Humane Society or River Cross Hospice.

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Tammy Neal

Family and Friends - 11/01/2013

Peggy, just wanted to let you know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. I am sorry for your loss.


Kathie Henton

Family and Friends - 11/01/2013

Ronalda, Lorie, Doris and family,

So sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers are with you all.


Mary Kern

Family and Friends - 11/03/2013

My Sympathy to the family


louise mgregor

Family and Friends - 11/03/2013

what fun the ferguson's and mcgregor's had raising our kids..lots of sad to loose a loved one but he is free of pain... heaven will never be the same.... love to all.....the McGregor tribe.


Dessie Scott

Family and Friends - 11/04/2013

my prayers and thought are with you all.


Karen Atkinson

Family and Friends - 11/07/2013

Roni, I was shocked to read about Ron. I'm so sorry for your loss, life will be different for you but you have so many friends and family that will always be there for you and your family. We had a lot of good years and times together in the past! Just to let you know that Burt and I are thinking of you. Love, Karen


Dave Baker

Family and Friends - 11/08/2013

Ronalda and Family,My thoughts are with you.Ron and I had a lot of fun through the years.Dave Baker.



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