SATANTA — Ron D. Lucas, 76, died Monday, July 1, 2013, at his home in Satanta.
He was born Oct. 5, 1936, on the family farm north of Satanta, to Wayne and Mildred Black Lucas. He graduated from Satanta High School in 1954.
Mr. Lucas was a farmer and a partner in Hoskinson Implement of Sublette from 1980 until his retirement in 2006. He also was the basketball scorekeeper for Satanta High School for many years.
On March 19, 1955, he married Shirley Blair in Satanta. She survives. Other survivors include two sons, Randy Lucas of Satanta, and R.W. Lucas of Sublette; a daughter, Shannon Lucas of Garden City; a brother, Wes Lucas of Garden City; two sisters, Marilyn Schmale of Garden City, and Vicki Selby of Denver; five grandchildren; and two great-granddaughters. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Jed Lucas.
Funeral will begin at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Satanta United Methodist Church. Burial will follow at Dudley Township Cemetery in Satanta.
Visitation hours are noon to 6 p.m. Thursday at Swaim Funeral Chapel of Sublette. Thoughts and memories may be shared in the guest book at www.swaimfuneralhome.com. Memorials are suggested to Gideon's International, Satanta Methodist Church or Sons of Thunder, all in care of the funeral home.