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In Loving Memory of
Ronald "Ron" Boyer

Ronald "Ron" Boyer, age 77, of Edwardsville, died Friday Sept. 28, 2018, in Edwardsville.

He was born March 5, 1941, in Bonne Terre, Mo., the son of the late Norma House.

He married Cheryl L. Cress in 1999 in Las Vegas.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by a son: Mark (Donna) Boyer of Glen Carbon and their children Marci (Richie), Amie and Jeanie; a daughter: Debbie (Randy) Hilliard of St. Peters, Mo., and their children Sam and Kate; a step-daughter: Jessica (Brandon) Johnson of Edwardsville and their children Claire, Amelia and Calvin and great-grandchildren: Tanner, Colton, Averie, Jolena and Raelynn.

He was preceded in death by his mother Norma House Ransom and father Harry Ransom.

He owned and operated Ron's Shell in Edwardsville for 49 years. He loved his family, hunting, fishing and all types of racing. He served in the U.S. Army from 1959 to 1962 and was a member of the Service Rifle Team.

Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9, at Saksa Mateer Funeral Home in Edwardsville.

Thomas Saksa Funeral Home 2205 Pontoon Rd Granite City IL 62040  618-876-4321
Saksa Mateer Funeral Home  210 N. Kansas Edwardsville IL 62025  618-656-7577

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