May 17, 2024

Ronald (Ron) Wick was born July 31, 1958 in Hays, KS to Albert Lyle Wick and Vera Mae (Chapman) Wick. He passed away Sunday, October 16, 2016 at his home in Dodge City at the age of 58.

Ron grew up in Hutchinson, KS and graduated from Hutchinson High School in 1976. He received an associate’s degree from Hutchinson Community College. He spent his career as an electrician and reached the status of master electrician. He was employed at Cargill in Dodge City.

Ron had a passion for playing golf, cars, motorcycles, politics and his family.

Survivors include his mother, Vera Wick of Wamego, KS; one sister, Linda Gietl and husband, Ed of Denver, CO; one brother, Jeff Wick and wife, Tina of Wamego, KS. Three nephews, Peter Gietl, Nathan Gietl and Jacob Wick; one niece, Samantha Wick.

Preceding him in death were his father, Albert (Lyle) Wick and his twin brother, Donald (Don) Wick.

Graveside services will be held at Utica Cemetery on Saturday, October 22 at 2:00 pm. 

Following the services there will be a reception at the First Christian Church of Utica.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Wamego Area Youth Golf Foundation, in care of Boomhower Funeral Home, PO Box 891, Dighton, KS 67839.

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