Heath and Vaughn Funeral Home - Champaign Il

Today is

Ronald D. Stahl

Ronald D. Stahl, 86, of Champaign, passed away March 9, 2021, at 5:15 a.m., at Accolade Healthcare in Paxton, Ill.

A private burial will be held at Mt. Olive Cemetery, Mayview, Ill. Military Rites will be accorded.

A memorial service will be held this spring. Heath and Vaughn Funeral Home, 201 N. Elm, Champaign, is assisting the family with arrangements.

He was born February 28, 1935, at Burnham City Hospital, Champaign, the son of Tom and Alberta (Grills) Stahl.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Joyce Stahl.

Ron married Virginia Trotter on April 13, 1958, in Urbana.

He is survived by his wife; a daughter, Lisa M. Richardson, of Urbana; a son, Shawn B. Stahl, of Champaign; and two grandchildren, Preslee Stahl and Shelbee Richardson.

Before his retirement in 1997, Ron was employed by the University of Illinois for 45 years as a laborer. He was a member of Labor Local 703.

He proudly served his country in the United States Army.

Ron was a member of First Christian Church, Champaign.

Condolences to the family may be offered online at www.HeathandVaughn.com.


Shawn and Family,

So sorry to hear of the loss of your Dad. May your memories provide you comfort and support. You are in our thoughts and prayers. 

—Becky and Erin Mullins



You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.  

—Mark Hartman


We are so sorry for the loss of your husband, father and grandfather. Mr. Stahl was a very nice man, and we know he will be greatly missed by all who knew him. We are thinking of you and praying for peace for all. 

—Noel and Pat Hinton


Virginia and family, I am so sorry to have just read of the passing of Ronnie. He was a good man, fun to be around. He could tell a joke like few could! His love for you and kids lives on through your many memories. Bless you. Tom and I send our prayers.

—Paulette Willard