Ronald A. Hampshire, 75, of Lehigh Acres, died Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014. He was born June 5, 1938, in Ottumwa, Iowa, to William A. and Mildred Pauline Hampshire.
He graduated from Ottumwa High School in 1956.
He enjoyed fishing, spending time at his favorite beach, cribbage and watching sports.
He is survived by his daughters, Lisa (Steve) Fratzke, Ronda (Janet) Hampshire and Kim (Ray) Calef, all of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; brother, Dave (Pam) Hampshire of Ottumwa, Iowa; grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Bev Gates; and an infant son, Monte.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014, in Ottumwa, Iowa.