Ronald J. Stuppy of Bloomsdale died on Wednesday, January 15, 2020, in Ste. Genevieve. He was 65 years old.
He was born August 26, 1954, in Perryville, a son of Edward R. Stuppy and Minerva M. (Kreitler) Stuppy.
He was married to Susan T. (Fischer) Stuppy on October 2, 1982, and she survives in Bloomsdale.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by one daughter, Amanda Riviello and her husband Nicholas of Pomona, Missouri; one son, Aaron Stuppy of Ste. Genevieve; five brothers, Jerry Stuppy and his wife Sandra of Fredericktown, Donald Stuppy and his wife Brenda of Ste. Genevieve, John Stuppy and his wife Mary of Ste. Genevieve, Scott Stuppy and his wife Karen of Ste. Genevieve, Dennis “Monk” Kreitler and his wife Mary Kay of Ste. Genevieve; one sister, Debbie Roth and her husband Kenny of Ste. Genevieve; and one brother-in-law, Allen Parmer of Ste. Genevieve.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Thomas Stuppy; and one sister, Susie Parmer.
He was a member of Ste. Genevieve Knights of Columbus Council 1037 where he was a past grand knight and current trustee and clubroom co-chairman. 4th Degree Assembly 1895 where he was a past faithfull navigator and current color corps commander and purser. he was a former district deputy with the K of C. He served as the activities/special events chairman for the Missouri State K of C Council and was the former president and current officer of the SEMO K of C Caucus. St. Lawrence Church and president of St. Lawrence Church Parish Council.
He was the co-owner of Stuppy Wrecker Service and Auto Sales.
Visitation is 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, January 17, and 8 to 9:15 a.m. Saturday, January 18, at Basler Funeral Home in Ste. Genevieve. Funeral services are 10 a.m. Saturday, January 18, at St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Lawrenceton. Rev. Michael Benz and Deacon Jim Basler will officiate. Burial will be at St. Lawrence Cemetery at a later date. Basler Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.
Memorials may be made to K of C 4th Degree Assembly 1895 Chalice/Puzzle Piece Fund or Knights of Columbus Development Center at Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital or Ste. Genevieve Nutrition Center.