Ronald Keith Buehlman, age 58, of Leonidas, died Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2012, at Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo.
He was born July 30, 1954, in Cook County, Ill., a son of the late Ronald F. and Joan C. (Schultz) Buehlman.
The family moved to Leonidas in the early ’70s and Ron attended Colon Schools.
He had been employed at Bronson Plastics, and later by LTI Printing in Sturgis. He was an avid NASCAR fan and enjoyed playing golf in his spare time.
On Oct. 28, 1978, Ron married Teresa Heath in Leonidas. She survives, along with two sons, Brandon (Sara Aguilera) Buehlman of White Pigeon and Kyle Buehlman of Leonidas; an unborn grandson, E.J. Hunter Cole Buehlman; a sister, Jeanne (Dan) Hall of Mendon; three brothers, Richard (Sheila) Buehlman of Grand Rapids, and Roger Buehlman and Robert Buehlman, both of South Bend.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Friday at Eickhoff Funeral Home in Mendon.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012, at the funeral home, with the Rev. David Stevens, pastor of Leonidas Baptist Church, officiating. Burial will be in Leonidas Cemetery.
Memorials will be directed to the family to help with expenses.
Condolences may be left for the family at www.eickhofffuneralhome.com.