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Ronald L Hostmeyer

January 7, 1941 ~ August 4, 2022 (age 81)

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Ronald L. Hostmeyer, age 81 of Metropolis, Illinois passed away at 2:53 pm on Thursday, August 4, 2022 at the Metropolis Nursing and Rehabilitation Center surrounded by his family.

Funeral services will be held at 2 pm on Tuesday, August 9, 2022 at the Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home with Rev. Trad York officiating. Burial will follow with military rites in the IOOF Cemetery.

Ronald was retired from the City of Metropolis, was of the Catholic faith, and served his country in the Air Force.

Ronald is survived by his children, Randy Hostmeyer, Julie Hamilton and husband Jay, Heidi Hostmeyer, and Kelly Jacobs and husband Mike; grandchildren, McKenzie Hardin, Dylan Hamilton and wife Allie, Hilary McClellan and husband Mitch, and Drew Jacobs; great grandchildren, Penelope, Aleah, Raegan, and Noah; siblings, Alfred Hostmeyer and wife Theresa, Marlyn Grapperhaus, and Ruthie Kampwerth and husband Jerome; several nieces and nephews.

Ronald was preceded in death by his parents, Alfred Edward and Julia Ann (Kuczka) Hostmeyer; wife, Della (Watkins) Hostmeyer.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, August 9, 2022 from 12 pm to 2 pm at the Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made in Ronald’s name to Fresenius Kidney Care of Metropolis, 20 Hospital Drive, Metropolis, Illinois 62960.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at www.aikinsfarmer-millerfh.com

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August 9, 2022

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Loftus-McManus Funeral Homes Inc.
70 Jon Street / P.O. Box 760
Metropolis, IL 62960

Funeral Service
August 9, 2022

2:00 PM
Loftus-McManus Funeral Homes Inc.
70 Jon Street / P.O. Box 760
Metropolis, IL 62960


Fresenius Kidney Care of Metropolis
20 Hospital Drive, Metropolis IL 62960

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