He was born May 6, 1942, in Cape Girardeau, to Edwin and Edna McLaughlin Tuschhoff. He and Janet Marie Green were married Aug. 14, 1965, in Cape Girardeau.
Ronald was a 1959 graduate of College High School.
He served in the National Guard.
Ronald was a cable splicer with Southwestern Bell. He was a member of Cape County Cowboy Church, American Legion Post 63 and Telephone Pioneers. He also served on the Nell Holcomb School Board.
He coached girls youth softball and basketball. He loved woodworking, fishing, camping and taking the back roads. He had an unending love for his grandkids and would not miss their ballgames.
Survivors include his wife, Janet Tuschhoff of Cape Girardeau; two daughters, Kerry Reeves (Dean) and Chantel Dumey of Cape Girardeau; a brother, Larry Tuschhoff (Velma) of Bolivar, Mo.; four grandchildren, Kelsey Tuschhoff, Branton and Brennan Reeves and Abby Dumey.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, David Tuschhoff; and a son-in-law, Darryl Dumey.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Jim Matthews officiating. Burial will be in Cape County Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to the Cowboy Church Gravel Hill location.
Online condolences may be made at www.fordandsonsfuneralhome.com.