George "Ron" Fehring
George “Ron” Fehring, 76, of Springfield, died at 12:10 am, Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at Memorial Medical Center. He was born February 2, 1939 in Springfield, to George J. and Katie Mae Means Fehring. He married Carolyn Leonard on July 26, 1964 and she survives.
Also surviving are one daughter, Stacy (Dennis) Kelly of Springfield; two sons, Richard Fehring of Kincaid and Chris (Theresa) Fehring of Trophy Cub, TX; four grandchildren, Shane and Katie Kelly and Will and Katie Fehring; two sisters, Barbara Sue (Gary) Eby of Springfield and Lynn (Mark) Kloss of Edwardsville.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Ron was a member of Kumler United Methodist Church. He was a member of the Illinois National Guard for eight years and was a member of Local Ironworkers #46. He was co-owner and secretary/treasurer for Fehring Ironworks, Inc.
Visitation: 5-7 pm, Friday, January 22, 2016 at Staab Funeral Home with additional visitation 9:30 – 10 am, Saturday, January 23, 2016 at Kumler United Methodist Church.
Funeral Service: 10 am, Saturday, January 23, 2016 at Kumler United Methodist Church with Ken Runkle officiating. Burial will be at a later date at McKinnie Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Kumler United Methodist Church or to Outreach Ministries.