Ronald Harold Krug, 81, Russell, died Friday, Jan. 26, 2018, at Hays Medical Center.

He was born Oct. 25, 1936, in Ness City to Raymond Harold and Lydia (Boxberger) Krug. He was a 1954 graduate of Russell High School.

He married Shirley Ann Stephens on June 1, 1958. He worked for the City of Russell in the Street Department for a few years. He served in the National Guard from 1958 to 1962.

Survivors include his wife of 59 years, of the home; two sons, Steven Krug, Russell, and Randy Krug, Salina; a daughter, Stephanie Hutchinson, Falun; a brother, Jerry Krug, Katy, Texas; eight grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. John Lutheran Church, Russell; burial in St. John Lutheran Cemetery, Russell.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, with family present to greet friends from 6 to 7 p.m. at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell.

Memorials are suggested to Russell Regional Hospital Therapy Department in care of the mortuary.