Beams Funeral Home

200 W Toledo St Box 5, Fremont, IN


Ronald Lee Meek

January 6, 1936February 2, 2020

Ronald L. Meek, age 84, of Fremont, Indiana, passed away on Sunday, February 2, 2020, at Cameron Memorial Community Hospital, Angola, Indiana.

Ron was born on January 6, 1936 in Angola, Indiana to Raymond J. and Pearl Alice (Nutt) Meek, they preceded him in death.

Ron married Dianna Kay (Hutchins) on January 3, 1984 in Fremont, Indiana, she preceded him in death on August 4, 2015. He first married on December 19, 1958 in Angola, Indiana, to Margaret Louise Zimmerman, she preceded him in death on January 19, 1979.

He was retired from the Steuben County Highway Department.

Ron was a member of the Fremont Moose Lodge and Sons of the American Legion, Fremont, Indiana. Ron also enjoyed playing golf and bowling.

Survivors include his children, Kim (Jim) Gordon of Hamilton, Indiana, Rhonda (Paul) Handy of Edon, Ohio, Jody (Tom) Kimmel of Ashley, Indiana, and Rae Ann (Mark) Zielinski of Muskegon, Michigan, step-children, Tammy Minster of Auburn, Indiana, Peggy Draper of Fremont, Indiana, and Don “Zeke” (Jennifer) Robinson of Angola, Indiana, many grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.

Ron was also preceded in death by two brothers, Richard D. Meek, and Raymond “Mort” Meek.

Visitation will be held from 1 pm until 3 pm Friday, February 7, 2020 at Beams Funeral Home, Fremont, Indiana.

A Memorial Service will follow the visitation at 3 pm Friday at Beams Funeral Home, with Rev. Jon Bruney officiating.

Burial will be at Mt. Zion Cemetery, Angola, Indiana at a later time.

Memorial donations in his memory may be directed to the Fremont American Legion Cassel Post # 257 or to the Steuben County Cancer Association.


  • Fremont American Legion Cassel Post #257
  • Steuben County Cancer Association


  • Visitation Friday, February 7, 2020
  • Memorial Service Friday, February 7, 2020


Ronald Lee Meek

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Cindy Root

February 7, 2020

My condolences to the family may he Rest In Peace

William Gorman

February 6, 2020

I will miss a good friend,Ron has left this world a better place by His time here.

Jim Kilmer

February 5, 2020

Ron was a real nice man. I’ll miss seeing him at the Moose.

Tracey Musser (Smith)

February 5, 2020

Kim, Rhonda, Jody & Ray Ann, I am so sorry for your loss. Both of your parents were such sweet people. Lots of good memories.
Sending peace and lots of hugs.