|Birth: ||Mar. 20, 1939|
|Death: ||Dec. 11, 2011|
Ronald Lee Hager, 72, of Atchison, passed away Sunday, December 11, 2011 at his home surround by his family.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 AM Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at St. Benedict's Church with Father Gerard Senecal, OSB as Celebrant and Father Maurice Haefling, OSB, Concelebrant. Burial will follow in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery. A parish rosary will be recited at 6:30 PM Tuesday, December 13, 2011 with visitation to follow until 9:00 PM at the Becker-Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home. Memorial contributions are suggested to St. Benedict's Abbey or to help defray funeral expenses and may be left in care of the funeral home. Online condolences may be left at www.beckerdyer.com.
Ronald was born March 20, 1939 in Good Intent, Atchison KS, the son of Francis and Gertrude (Sauer) Hager. Ron graduated from Maur Hill Prep in 1957; he then served in the United States Navy. Ron worked as a salesman before retiring from Phalen Motors; he was a member of Sacred Heart Church, Elk's and VFW. Ron was an exceptional storyteller and enjoyed walking on the river front with his dogs.
Ron married Julia Flynn they later divorced. Survivors include a son; J Kevin Hager, Atchison, KS, six daughters; Erin Hager, St. Joseph, MO, Kelli Hutchinson, Atchison KS, Angela Noake, Savannah, MO, Michele Zeit, Potter KS, Shannon (Darren) Jantz, Atchison, KS, Gretchen (Robert) Powell, Highland, KS, two brothers; Gary ( Susan) Hager, Chicago IL, Mark (Nancy) Hager, Atchison KS, two sisters; Imogene (Robert) Chew, Lancaster KS, Geraldine (Phil) Chew, Atchison KS, twenty-four grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a daughter; Mary Eugene Hager and a grandchild; Ahren Lee Noakes.
Francis Adolph Hager (1910 - 1982)
Gertrude Frances Sauer Hager (1913 - 2007)
Mount Calvary Cemetery
Created by: AP
Record added: Dec 11, 2011
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