New Salem Funeral Home
1823 N. Blue Mills Rd.
Independence, MO 64058
(816) 796-8600

Ronald A. Pennington

1949 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
Ronald A. Pennington Obituary
Ronald A. Pennington, 64, of Blue Springs, Mo., passed away February 20, 2014, at his home.

Ronald was born July 25, 1949, in Raytown, Mo., the son of Basil L. Pennington and Floy Belle (Beverage) Pennington. Ronald was a graduate of Raytown High School in 1967. He married Carolyn Ann Gist on September 2, 1978. Following graduation he did two tours of duty in the U.S. Air Force, serving in Vietnam.
Ronald was an Eagle Scout. He enjoyed camping, canoeing and fishing. He especially loved his family and family gatherings.

Ronald was preceded in death by his parents and a twin brother, Donald Pennington, in 2013.

Survivors include his wife Carolyn Pennington of the home; son Adam and wife Alicia Pennington of Odessa, Mo., daughter Amber and husband Baron Pennington Sr. of Warsaw, Mo.; Three grandchildren, Brittany Pennington, Baron Pennington Jr. and Cole Pennington; Great-grandson Baron Pennington III and a sister, Jeanne Ogden of Independence, Mo., and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation is 6-8 p.m., Monday, Feb 24, 2014, at New Salem Funeral Home. Funeral is 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 25 at the Village Heights Community of Christ church. Burial with Military Honors at Mound Grove Cemetery.

Arrangements: New Salem Funeral Home & Cemetery; 816-796-8600.
Published in The Examiner on Feb. 22, 2014
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