Ronald Lynn Springer, 75, Ellenton, Florida, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Wednesday, July 19, 2017. Ron was born Nov. 17, 1941, to the late Bud (Clarence) and Helen Springer. He was married 56 years to the love of his life, Judy Springer, on Feb. 27, 1961, in Jonesboro. She survives.
Along with his wife, Judy, Ron is survived by his two sons, Todd (Kim) Springer, Sarasota, Florida, and Troy (Miriam) Springer, Tulsa, Oklahoma; seven grandchildren, Megan (Tim), Anthony, Jacob, Christine, Rebekah, Sarah, and Levi; two great-grandchildren, Olivia and Lincoln; two sisters, Sharon (Dave) Baker, Galveston, Indiana, and Linda (Dale) Keisling, Ellenton, Florida; two brothers, Vern (Vicky) Springer, Parrish, Florida, and Jeff Springer, Bradenton, Florida; and several nieces and nephews.
Ron was a 1959 graduate of Kokomo High School. He owned Springer and Walter Insurance Agency in Kokomo for many years. In 1989, he moved to Florida and owned and operated seven laundromats, retiring in 2011.
Ron was an avid golfer. He never knew a stranger and will always be remembered by his quick wit and infectious smile and sweet spirit. He loved his family dearly, but mostly his Savior, Jesus Christ.
Services will be at noon Monday, July 24, 2017, in the Chapel of Shuler Funeral Home, with Pastor Miriam Springer officiating. The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Encouraging Word, First Baptist Church, 250 E. Main St., Spartanburg, SC 29306.
To offer online condolences, visit www.shulerfuneralhome.com. Shuler Funeral Home, Hendersonville, North Carolina, is assisting the family.
Published on July 21, 2017