Ronnie Lee Wenzel


    Ronnie Lee Wenzel of Bourbon, Missouri was born Saturday, October 31, 1959 at Salem, Missouri to Ernest and Thelma (nee Miller) Wenzel and passed away on Saturday, July 20, 2019 at the age of 59 years.


    Ronnie worked as a laborer most of his life. He had to retire from the sawmill when his health began to decline two years ago. Ronnie was an avid reader of westerns and his bible and you could find him every day on a walk.
    Family is what meant the world to Ronnie and every year, at this time, there would be a family camping trip. Ronnie loved spending time with his grandsons and was so excited about getting a granddaughter. For the last two years, Ronnie was been the caregiver for his mom.
    He wass preceded in death by his father, Ernest Wenzel; brother, Gary Wenzel; and infant brother, Bobby Wenzel.
    He is survived by his children, Shawn Wenzel of Missouri and Rena Reed of Poplar Bluff, Missouri; five grandsons, Mason, Asher, Anthony, Caleb and Azriel; one granddaughter on the way; his mother, Thelma Wenzel of Bourbon, Missouri; five siblings, Kenny Wenzel of Bourbon, Missouri, Karen Wenzel of Bourbon, Missouri, Jimmy and wife Ann Wenzel of Leasburg, Missouri, Shirley Peterson of Bourbon, Missouri and Sue Wenzel of Bourbon, Missouri; other relatives and friends.
    Visitation was held from 6-7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at the Mizell Funeral Home in Cuba, Missouri.
    Funeral service was held at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at the Mizell Funeral Home in Cuba, Missouri.
    Inurnment will be held at the Lick Creek Cemetery at a later date.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Mizell Funeral Home of Cuba, Missouri.