Ronald L. Hanlan 76, of Blue Springs, MO, died Saturday, May 7, 2016 at his home. Ron was born June 18, 1939 in Troy, KS the son of Charles and Estella (Blanton) Hanlan. He was a graduate of Troy High School in the Class of 1958.
Ron was an over the road truck driver for 30 years and a member of Local 41 Teamsters Union in Kansas City, MO. He enjoyed golfing, bowling, being with family, and was a huge KU sports fan.
He married the love of his life, Marcille (Marti) Franklin on March 18, 1960. Marti survives the home. Additional survivors include; his children, Elaine (Willy) Mosley of Kansas City, KS; Kathy (Dean) Shepard of Roeland Park, KS; Jerry Hanlan of Blue Springs, MO; Brenda (John) Stifter of Elizabeth, CO; Scott (Angela) Hanlan of Blue Springs, MO; 9 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; 1 step grandchild, and 2 step great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 5-7:00 p.m. Monday, May 16, 2016 at the Meyers Funeral Chapel in Blue Springs, MO. A second visitation will be held Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at the Harmon-Rohde Funeral Home in Troy, KS. Graveside services will follow at the Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Troy. Memorial contributions are suggested to the family to help defray expenses and may be left at either funeral home or at www.gofundme.com/ronhanlanmemorial.