Ronald L. "Ronnie" Morgan, 81, of Bettendorf, formerly of Burlington, died at 5:42 PM Wednesday, August 23, 2017, at the Crestridge Care Center in Maquoketa.
Born June 7, 1936, in Monmouth, IL, he was the son of Ernest A and Lela Parris Morgan. On March 11, 1956, he married Norma L. Hunger in Burlington. She died June 10, 2012.
Ronnie worked and owned Conoco Service Station in Burlington, he later worked and retired from both Skeriks Auto Parts in Burlington and Exide Battery in Davenport.
He graduated June 8th, 1954 from Burlington High School.
He enjoyed watching and operated the Push Truck safety equipment at 34 Raceway. He also enjoyed camping, riding his tractor and tinkering in his shop.
Survivors include one daughter, Mindy (Jess) Waldron of Bettendorf; one son, Jerry Morgan of TX; two grandchildren, Danielle, and Alex; and several nieces and nephews.
Besides his wife, he was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Tom, one sister Joan Crippen, two nieces and one nephew.
Cremation has been entrusted to the care of Prugh~Thielen Crematory.
Visitation will be from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM with the family to receive friends Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at Prugh~Thielen Funeral Home.
The memorial service for Ronald and Norma Morgan will be 11:00 AM Tuesday, September 12, 2017, at Prugh~Thielen Funeral Home with Reverend Brice Hughes officiating. Burial will be in Aspen Grove Cemetery.
A memorial has been established for the National Parkinson Foundation.