He was born March 20, 1941 in St. Joseph, Missouri son of Ruth & Joseph Bunten.
He worked as a Livestock Buyer for several local meat processing plants and retired in 2003 . Ronald was an avid fisherman.
Ronald was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Ruth.
He is survived by two sons Michael (Kathy) Bunten of King City, MO, and Jeff Bunten of WI, three sisters, Jackie Smith, Judy (Tom) Farrell, and Linda Mackley all of St. Joseph, MO, three grandchildren, and three great grandchildren.
A visitation will be held with the family receiving friends from 6:00 to 8:00 pm on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at the Rupp Funeral Home. Mr. Bunten has been cremated under the care of The Rupp Funeral Home. Memorials are requested to the Ronald Lee Bunten memorial fund .
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