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Ronald Morthland

Ronald N. Morthland, 80, of Decatur, IL passed away 12:41 PM November 21, 2018 at Decatur Memorial Hospital, Decatur, IL


Graveside services will be 10 AM Monday, November 26, 2018 at Boiling Springs Cemetery, Decatur, IL. Visitation will be 4 – 6 PM Sunday, November 25, 2018 at Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, IL.


Memorials may be directed to the Warrensburg Fire Department.


Ronald was born September 22, 1938 in Decatur, IL the son of Roy Verneal and June Edith (Swinford) Morthland. He married Carmen S.. Emrick, July 13, 1968 in Decatur, IL.


Survivors include his wife, Carmen S. Morthland, Decatur, IL; sons, Tony E. Morthland, Farmer City, IL and Michael B. Morthland, Decatur, IL; grandson, Timothy A. Morthland, Creve Coeur, IL; great grandson, Gabriel N. Morthland, great granddaughter, Lily A. Carhoff; siblings, Judy Perry, Arlington Heights, IL and Donald E.. (Lee) Morthland, Decatur, IL.


He was preceded in death by his parents.


Ronald retired from Transport Service local teamster #279. He served as Commissioner for Austin Township Drainage District.


The family would like to express a special “Thank You” to DaVita on McKinley Ave., Dr. Dawood, Dr. Hasnain, and Dr. Qureshi.


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