Ronald Grendahl

WICHITA, Kan. Ronald G. Grendahl, 75, went to be with his Lord Monday, April 14, 2014. A Celebration of his life will be at 4 p.m. today, April 19, at Wichita Bible Church.

He was born Oct. 18, 1938, in Minot, to Orlando and Esther (Hjelmstad) Grendahl. After graduating from New Town High School, he attended North Dakota State University, graduating with a bachelor of science degree in the curriculum of mechanical engineering. He worked as a mechanical engineering field support structures supervisor at Cessna Aircraft for 32 years.

He married his wife, Catherine, July 6, 1984, and was so blessed to marry again in front of family and friends on July 28, 1984, at Immanuel Baptist Church in Wichita.

He is survived by: his wife, Catherine; sons, Brad and Michael, of Wichita, daughters, Lori Grendahl, Pittsburg, Kan., Jessica Johansen (Hicham Hassani) and Laura (Gabriel) Figueroa, of Wichita; grandchildren, Michael, Ciara, Kalen, Anna, Isaiah, Amira, Arella, and Zayna, of Wichita.

Memorials in lieu of flowers are requested to Sunrise Christian Academy Vocal Music Department, 5500 E. 45th N., Bel Aire, KS. 67220.

(Wulfast Funeral Home, Garden Plain, Kan.)