Ronald Kuklentz Visitation for Ronald Kuklentz, 61, of Elk Point, was held at 5 p.m. with the prayer service starting at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 10, at the Akron Community Fire Station in Akron, IA on Hwy. 3, with Pastor Mary Feistner from the St. Paul Lutheran Church officiating. Ron, son of Ralph and Virginia Kuklentz, was born March 30, 1947 at Sioux City, IA. He died Sunday, December 7, 2008 at home. Ron received his high school degree and completed further training at Western Iowa Technical Community College in Sioux City, IA. Ron was blessed with four children from his marriage with Vicky (Stewart) Kuklentz on March 30, 1966 at the Richland Methodist Church. Ron worked as a Maintenance Director for many years. He loved spending time with his family, hunting, working on leather, wood, and all household projects. He especially enjoyed riding his Harley with his wife this past summer. Thankful for having shared his life are his wife, Vicky of Elk Point; his children Jackie and husband, Randy Pirner, of Sioux City, IA, Angel and husband, Larry Groethe, of Elk Point, Lori and husband, Stacey Rabey, of Akron, IA, and Dwight and wife, Kim Hall, of Jefferson; 10 grandchildren; his mother Virginia Kuklentz, of Connelly Springs, NC, and a sister, Maureen and husband, Joe Lowman, of Connelly Springs, NC; and many family and friends. Ron was preceded in death by his father, his parents-in-law, and his infant grandson. Iverson-Siecke-Kober Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent online to www.koberfuneralhome.com.