Ronnaly Raymond Churchill
RIVERTON – Ronald R. Churchill, 68, of Riverton died Sunday, May 4, 2008.
He was born Oct. 17, 1939, the son of Calvin R. Bick and A. Eileen Green Churchill. He married Roberta J. Bert Murdock Dec. 14, 1975.
Ron was a member of Riverton Christian Church since Easter Sunday 1950. He was a member of Riverton Lavely Lodge AF&AM, Flower City Order of the Eastern Star, Lalla Rookh OES, Amaranth and Jepha Shrine, White Shrine of Jerusalem, also Masonic Consistory and Ansar Shrine of Springfield. Ron played piano for several lodges in this area, including Lilla Rookh OES, (Chatham), and Lincoln OES.
He had attended Lincoln Christian College and Lincoln Land College. He was an LPN and had worked at Aid to Retarded Citizens and state of Illinois.
He is survived by his wife, Roberta Bert; and sons, Patrick (wife, Connie), Robert (wife, Shannon), Stephen and Jon. Also a daughter, Becky Collins of Springfield.
There are 11 grandchildren, Kyle; Kayla; Cody; Abigail; Stephen Jr., twins Nick and Alex; also Patrick Jr.; Shane; Demarcus and Damian.
Visitation will be at Staab Funeral Home on Wednesday, May 7, 2008, from 5 to 7 p.m., with OES service at 7 p.m. Funeral Service will be on Thursday, May 8, 2008, at Staab Funeral Home at 10 a.m., with Pastor Casey Scott officiating. Burial at Oak Hill Cemetery. Masonic service at Oak Hill Cemetery prior to burial.