Hansen-Spear Funeral Home – Quincy, Illinois

Ronald Gerald Kucharski III

Ronald Gerald Kucharski III, age 23, of 1206 S. 30th St., died Monday, January 7, 2013, at 6:16 pm in Blessing Hospital.

Ronald was born May 30, 1989 in Morehead City, North Carolina, the son of Ronald Gerald Kucharski Jr. and Darcy Jobe.

Ronald was a 2007 graduate of Quincy Senior High School, where he played football and wrestled. In his spare time he enjoyed being outdoors, whether it was fishing with his grandfather or playing Frisbee with his cousins. He also enjoyed writing, and he was currently working on a book. Most of all, he loved spending time with his family and friends, especially with his brothers and sister.

Survivors include: his father, Ronald Gerald Kucharski Jr. of Sterling Heights, MI; his mother, Darcy (Steve) Trombley of Quincy, IL; his grandparents: Shirley Jobe of Pittsfield, IL; Ronald Gerald (Mary Ann) Kucharski Sr. of Roseville, MI; Ann (Dale) Cosner of West Virginia; Mitch and Sandy Zuber of Clinton Twp., MI; and Raymond Trombley of Sterling Heights, MI; two brothers: Craig Kucharski and Nathanael Trombley, both of Quincy; his sister, Emily Trombley of Quincy; five aunts: Diana Bellini of Syracuse, NY; Dawn (Tim) Steinback of Carrollton, IL; Denise (Jerry) Fulmer of Latham, IL; Deidre (Andy) Miller of Quincy; and Christine (David) Papera of Macomb Twp., MI; two uncles: Russ (Michelle) Jobe of Edwardsville, IL; and Joe (Deena) Trombley of St. Clair Shores, MI; numerous cousins; and his long-time friend and sweetheart, Shannon Davis.

Ronald was preceded in death by a grandfather, Thomas Calvin Jobe and an aunt, Cyndi Federline.

Services: 10:00 am Saturday, January 12, 2013 at Bethel Assembly of God, with Rev. Keith Garner officiating.

Burial: Greenmount Cemetery

Visitation: 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Friday January 11, 2013 at Bethel Assembly of God

Memorials: donor’s choice


Hansen-Spear Funeral Directors are in charge of the arrangements.

  1. Steve Darcy and family,

    I am so sorry to hear about your loss. I cannot imagine the sorrow you must be feeling, but I know your faith and love for one another will help heal your heavy hearts. You’re in my thoughts and prayers.


  2. Ronnie was a student of mine at SIUe, and I remember him with such pleasure – he was a good young man and should not have left us so soon. I am so very sorry for your loss.

  3. It’s with regret we pen you our sorrow
    For all that should have been
    for all the tomorrows
    The sadness you feel
    and for all who must weep
    memories you treasure
    for always we keep
    writing and sports only make a fraction of Ron
    we know in our hearts he will never truly be gone

  4. Ronnie left us too soon. His spirit will stay with us in our memories..bring a smile to our face…and remind us to stay young at heart…like he was…

  5. Darcy,
    I am so sorry to hear about your sons passing. I had no clue. I am praying for you and your family. Let me know if there is anything I can do for you…

  6. Steve, Darcy, and family,

    We are so very sorry to hear of your loss of Ronnie. He was such a great guy! We cherish the memories that we have of him with our family as well as the youth group at Bethel. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. May the Lord bless you with his peace and comfort your hearts during this difficult time.

    Love and prayers,

    Pastor Joey, Philena, Spencer, and Alex Phillips

  7. Ronnie was a college buddy of mine– I was very sad to hear of his passing– the good times we had, his family, and his friends are on my mind.

  8. Darcy and Steve and family

    Please know that my prayers are with you and your family in this time of deep sorrow. Just remember all the good times that you shared and know that Ron will always be with you in your heart. I image that Ron is now with his grandpa Calvin and they are having the best reunion ever in heaven.

  9. Dear Darcy and Family,

    So sorry to hear of your loss. I hope you find peace in knowing that our thoughts and prayers are with you.

    Linda & Gary Gabriel

  10. Darcy you and your family are in my thoughts an in my prayers.. I am so sorry for your loss.
    I love you and i am here for you .

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