He was a beloved husband, father, son, brother, and friend. Ron is survived by his wife Donna Baumgartner Stemler, his daughters Jessica (Robert) Donovan, and Sara (Eric) Maxey, granddaughter Libby Donovan, grandson Drew Donovan, parents Walter and Evelyn Stemler, and brothers Bryan, Gary, Kevin, Randy, sisters Rene and Sharon, and many nieces and nephews.
He was an extraordinary man who loved his family deeply. He was always there to lend a helping hand to all that needed one. He had an amazing sense of humor and his smile always lit up the room. Ron received excellent care from Kindred Hospice from exceptional nurses Julie and Shari, 2055 Craigshire Road, 63146.
Services: Visitation on Monday, April 15th, from 4 P.M. to 8 P.M at St. Louis Cremation, 2135 Chouteau Ave St. Louis, Mo 63103.
Funeral Mass on Tuesday, April 16 at 1030 A.M. at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, 4556 Telegraph Road, St. Louis MO 63129, immediately following, burial services at Jefferson Barracks Cemetery.
Donations can be made to the Lung Cancer Research Foundation in Ron’s honor in lieu of flowers.