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In Memory of

Ronald James Grantz

July 7, 1944 - January 8, 2018

Obituary


Ronald James "Ron" Grantz, age 73, passed away Monday, January 8th, 2018. Ron was born July 7, 1944, in Wichita, Kansas to Luther James and Alvena Fern Grantz. He was a proud Air Force Veteran, having served in Korea as a Communications & Relay Center Equipment Repairman. After the Air Force, Ron worked as a broadcast engineer for KAKE-TV and later retired from a 30 year career as a T.V. technician for USD 259. He was an avid collector of rare music and enjoyed hobbies throughout his life that included model trains, electronics & amateur...

Ronald James "Ron" Grantz, age 73, passed away Monday, January 8th, 2018. Ron was born July 7, 1944, in Wichita, Kansas to Luther James and Alvena Fern Grantz. He was a proud Air Force Veteran, having served in Korea as a Communications & Relay Center Equipment Repairman. After the Air Force, Ron worked as a broadcast engineer for KAKE-TV and later retired from a 30 year career as a T.V. technician for USD 259. He was an avid collector of rare music and enjoyed hobbies throughout his life that included model trains, electronics & amateur ham radio. Ron was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Juanita and his brother Larry. Survivors include: 3 children, Robert (Janell), Ronda Federico, and Jason; 7 grandchildren. Visitation, 1 p.m. Friday followed by Service at 2 p.m., both at Valley Center Christian Church, 1801 E. 85th Street N., Valley Center, KS 67147. Burial will be at Kechi Township Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the church.
Arrangements under the direction of Hillside Funeral Home West, Wichita, KS.