Ronald Ross Anthony was born Jan. 27, 1950, at Cape Girardeau and died Sept. 26, 2007, at John Cochran V.A. Medical Center in St. Louis.
He had been employed at Phillip Morris in St. Louis. He served in the U.S. Army from Feb. 18, 1970, to Dec. 12, 1971.
He was preceded in death by his father Virgil L. Anthony.
Survivors include his mother, Mary Bernice Wilhoit of Columbia; one daughter, Alexis Anthony of San Antonio, Texas; one granddaughter; three brothers, Larry J. Anthony, D.D.S., of O'Fallon, Carl Bradford Richmond of Orlando, Fla., and Walter Scott Anthony of Advance; two sisters, Mary Katherine Crist of Appleton, Wis., and Amy Richmond Osborn of Columbia.
There will be no visitation at the Baue Funeral Home. Cremation will precede the service at Baue Crematory with private family services to be held at a later date.
Memorials may be sent to Baue Funeral Home, 3950 West Clay St., St. Charles, Mo. 63301.