Ron Meints

 Funeral services for 62-year old Ron Meints will be Monday, October 26, 2020 at 10:00 AM at Chamberlain Chapel in Chadron, NE, with Dr Russ Seger officiating.

Committal services will be Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at 3:00 PM CT at Christ Lutheran Cemetery in Pickrell, NE.

A memorial has been established for Co-Pay Ministry. Donations can be sent to Chamberlain Chapel, PO Box 970, Chadron, NE 69337.

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Ron Meints was born on June 20, 1958 to Harvey and Evelyn Meints in Beatrice, NE, and passed away on October 22, 2020 in Chadron

Ron graduated from Beatrice High School in 1976 and went to continue his education at UNL for Agriculture-Business, graduating with his bachelor’s degree in 1980. He then moved to Chadron where he worked at the First National Bank of Chadron as a loan officer, eventually rising to Vice President and Chairman of the Loan Committee.

Ron was elected to the Dawes County Ag Society Board and the Ridgeview Country Club Board. He was a member of the B.P.O.E (Elks) and Chadron Chamber of Commerce Ag Committee. He was the co-founder of the Chadron FFA Alumni Board and he volunteered for the Chadron State College annual scholarship fund drive.

Ron enjoyed many things. One of his favorite hobbies was golfing. He also enjoyed deep sea fishing, traveling, cards, and bowling. Ron was also an avid Huskers fan!

Ron is survived by his mother Evelyn Meints of Beatrice. Brothers: Leroy (Cheryl) Meints of Beatrice; Jason Meints of Ogallala, NE; and Dailan (Janice) Meints of Cortland, NE. Sister Nicole (Nick) Grummert of Lincoln NE. Nephews: Sean Meints, Dylan Meints, Lane Grummert, and Trevor (fiancé Brittany Bowman) Meints. Niece Hannah Meints.

Ron is preceded in death by his father Harvey E. Meints and numerous aunts and uncles.