Stanley Ronald (Ron) Darnell, 74, of Edmond, Oklahoma, passed from this life Saturday, June 24, 2017. He was born on February 15, 1943, in Rapid City, South Dakota to Fred and Juliet (Kolster) Darnell.

He was a buyer for Swift Eckrich in Mexico, Missouri for thirty five years. He graduated from Central Missouri State University. Ron loved life and lived it to the fullest. He was a dear friend to many, an avid hunter and OKC Thunder fan and served as President of the Edmond Senior Center.

He was a wonderful husband, father, and grandfather. Ron is preceded in death by his wife of fifty years, Sandra Darnell and his parents, Fred and Juliet Darnell. He is survived by his; two daughters, Tara Darnell Linville and Kara Darnell; son-in-law Tim Linville of Edmond, OK; and two grandchildren, Claire Linville of Los Angeles, CA and Grant Linville of Hudson, NH; wife, Linda Darnell; sisters, Chyree deRoode, Cheryl Terry, Norita Sill; and numerous nephews and nieces.

Memorial services will be held at the Senior Center in Edmond, OK. Services in Mexico, MO are planned and will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Edmond Senior Center, 2733 Marilyn Williams Dr., Edmond, OK 73003.