Ronald Leo Dougan, 73, went to his heavenly home early in the morning on December 10, 2018.
He was born on September 10, 1945 in Walnut, Kansas to Leo and Lola (Balla) Dougan.
Ron spent his early years living in Walnut, Dodge City and Newton, Kansas.
Ron worked in Wichita and after retirement moved to Newton, Kansas. He was pleased to have his own home and lived there the past 25 years.
He will be remembered by all those who loved him as gentle, kind, compassionate, loyal and dependable. He was always ready to ride along if you were going somewhere, especially for a bite to eat or a short visit.
Ron is survived by three sisters; Bonita Esau and husband Merlin of Newton, Mary Ann Massengill of Newton and Lois McLain and husband Larry of Cotter, Arkansas.
Ron was preceded in death by his parents and 18 month old sister Earlene Odeva Dougan.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 A.M., Thursday, December 13, 2018 at Church of God of the Firstborn, 125 E. 10th in Newton where Ron was a faithful and active member. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery in Newton.
Friends may call at the funeral home Wednesday 1:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M., where the family will receive friends between 6:00 P.M. and 7:30 P.M.
The family suggests memorials to Church of God of the Firstborn or Good Shepherd Hospice. Contributions may be sent to Broadway Colonial Funeral Home, 120 E. Broadway, Newton, Ks. 67114.
Arrangements are by Broadway Colonial Funeral Home, Newton.