Ronald Kitchell Obituary

Ronald C. Kitchell
Ronald C. Kitchell
Ronald C. Kitchell

May 20, 1951 - October 8, 2007
Born in Des Moines, IA
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Ronald C. Kitchell, 56, passed away October 8, 2007 at Kavanagh House on 56th Street in Des Moines. A Memorial Service will be held 1 pm, Friday, October 12 at Westover Funeral Home. Private entombment will take place at Resthaven Mausoleum.

Ronald was born May 20, 1951, the son of W. “Wes” and Edith Kitchell. He lived all his life in Des Moines. Ron graduated from Hoover High School and was also educated at Northeast Missouri College in Kirksville, Drake University and Des Moines Area Community College. Ron was a Business Risk Manager of the W. W. Kitchell Inc., the only one in Iowa, who succeeded in comprehension risk analysis for diversified public and private clients for 17 years. He was then a Journeyman with R.R. Donnelly Company until they closed. His final position was with Global Spectrum as a DAS engineer at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. Ronald was a baptized member of Westminster Presbyterian Church and a member of Acanthus Masonic Lodge.

Ronald is survived by his daughter, Michele M. (Kris) Kitchell Ruszkowski; grandson, Koen J. Ruszkowski; mother, Edith C. Kitchell of Bella Vista, Arkansas; sister, Janet S. (Jerry) Foval of Sun Prairie, Wisconsin; niece, Emily Foval of Madison, Wisconsin; nephew, Scott Foval of Chicago, Illinois; grand niece, Stella Foval of Madison, Wisconsin; grand nephews, Tyson and Toby Dimmitt of Fairfield, Iowa; cousins, Keith (Sandi) Dimmitt of Fairfield, Carol Ann Siberg of Corvalis, Oregon and Lynn Dimmitt of Venice, Florida; and an aunt, Joan Kephart of Venice, Florida.

Ron directed that memorial contributions may be made to The Koen College Fund (his only grandson) or Hospice Kavanagh House on 56th Street in Des Moines.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ WESTOVER CHAPEL.

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MEMORIAL SERVICE
Westover Funeral Home
PENDING
PENDING, IA US PENDING
Friday, October 12, 2007
1:00 PM
Cemetery
Private