Ronald D. Suhr

Oct. 8, 1943 – Nov. 14, 2021


Ronald Dean Suhr, of Seward, was born Oct. 8, 1943, to Edward and Maria (Fritz) Suhr in Seward.

He graduated from Seward High School in 1961. On April 20, 1963, Ron was united in marriage to Sandra Gruenewald at St. John Lutheran Church in Seward. He was a farmer his entire life and also raised horses. Ron passed away Nov. 14, 2021, in Norfolk, at the age of 78 years, 1 month and 6 days.

He is survived by his wife, Sandra Suhr, Seward; children, Todd Suhr, Seward, Marci (James) Kloppel, Staplehurst, Jason Suhr (Kendra Lind), Seward; grandchildren, Troy Suhr, Brittany Suhr, Traci Kloppel, Kevin Kloppel and Dustin Kloppel; great-grandsons, Henry Kloppel and Wilbur Suhr. Ron was preceded in death by his parents, Edward and Maria Suhr; son, Kevin Suhr; sisters and brothers-in-law, Irene and Carl Matzner, Elverna and Floyd Baack; brothers and sisters-in-law, Wilbur and Dorothy Suhr, Alvin and Betty Ann Suhr, Lloyd and Phyllis Suhr, Dale and Betty Lou Suhr and Wayne Suhr.

The funeral service was Nov. 22 at St. John Lutheran Church in Seward with interment at the Seward Cemetery. Memorial contributions are suggested to the Suhr family. Condolences may be left for the family online at