Ronald Roots

Ronald Roots

Saturday, October 28th, 1950 Thursday, July 11th, 2019

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Obituary for Ronald Dean Roots

Ronald Dean Roots, age 68, of Wichita, formerly of Derby, loving husband, father, grandfather, and retired Engineering Operations Lead for the Boeing Company, passed away Wednesday, July 10, 2019. Visitation 2-8 PM Friday, July 12, with family receiving friends 5-7 pm, Culbertson-Smith Mortuary, 115 S. Seneca; graveside service 9:00 am Saturday, July 13, Lone Star Cemetery, Pretty Prairie with a memorial service following at 11 am, Aldersgate United Methodist Church 7901 W. 21st St. N., Wichita. Ron is preceded in death by his parents, Charley and Jessie Roots. Survivors include his wife of 41 years, Chari; son, Allen (Kendra); daughter, Cindy Vickers (Stephen); sister Nancy Roots; and his grandchildren, Cooper and Kaitlyn. Memorials have been established with Grassroots - Angel House, P.O. Box 106, Pewaukee, WI 53072, Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 7901 W. 21st St. N., Wichita, KS 67205, and The Lord's Diner, 520 N Broadway, Wichita, KS 67214. Send condolences to

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Sharon Fruck

So sorry for your loss, thoughts and prayers for you and your family.
Comment | Posted at 06:36pm via Condolence

Robin Bradley

Ron was my manager at Boeing for several years. He was an incredibly nice guy, great sense of humor. My prayers are with the family.

Robin Bradley
Derby, KS
Comment | Posted at 06:47pm via Condolence

Kathy Osterbuhr

Chari and family,
Our hearts goes out to you and your family in your time of sorrow. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. We miss having you as our neighbors cause it just isn't the same without Ron always doing something around the house. We love you guys! Kathy, Ken and Kelsi Osterbuhr
“Know that you are in my thoughts and prayers.”
Comment | Posted at 12:07am via Condolence

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