Obituaries

Ronald D. Lutes 1951 - 2008 Bonner Springs

Graveside services for Ronald Dean Lutes, 57, of Bonner Springs, were Tuesday, Aug. 12, at Lenape Cemetery in rural Bonner Springs.
Mr. Lutes died Saturday, Aug. 9, 2008, at Providence Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan.
He was born April 8, 1951, in Kansas City, Kan., and was a lifelong area resident.
Mr. Lutes was an avid race car enthusiast, racing cars at the old Lakeside and Riverside Speedways. More recently, he raced vintage cars with Show Me Vintage Racing. He was a member of Central Auto Racing Boosters and was a permanent fixture on Friday nights at Lakeside Speedway. He was the owner-operator of Ron Lutes Trucking for 25 years in Bonner Springs.
He was preceded in death by Bonnie Waller Lutes in 2002.
Survivors include his wife, Nancy, and a son, Brian, both of the home; two daughters, Lisa Maskill, Parkville, Mo., and Amanda Draper, Mountain Home, Ark.; and eight grandchildren.
The family suggests memorial contributions to the family to assist with the funeral arrangements.
Arr.: Alden-Harrington Funeral Home, Bonner Springs.