BJC Hospice Foundation, PO Box 957421, St. Louis, MO 63195--7421
Ronald R. Gamel, 63, of Festus entered into rest on June 25, 2011 at his home. Born on August 31, 1947 in Festus, Missouri; he was the son of the late Eldon and Alma (Wagster) Gamel. He is survived by his dear wife, Nancy (Small) Gamel of Festus.
Ronald was a retired master technician for AmerenUE. He was a member of the Festus Elks Lodge #1721, a handyman around the house, enjoyed helping other people, liked woodworking and loved riding his Harley Wide Glide.
Along with his wife, he is survived by a son, Gerald Gamel of Festus and a daughter, Janice (Lance) Mangan of Festus; five grandchildren: Leah Gamel, Matthew Gamel, Adam Gamel, Haley Mattingly and Nolan Mangan; three great-grandchildren: Ellie Thompson, Riley Gamel and Ava Gamel; two brothers; and four sisters.
Services are private.