Jon Patrick Ledbetter

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Jon Patrick Ledbetter, 52, Nevada, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 11, in Nevada at his home following a lengthy illness. Jon was born Aug. 15, 1964, in Lebanon, Mo., to Patrick S. and Lora June (Anderson) Ledbetter. He was united in marriage to Debbie Grassman on June 26, 1998, and she preceded him in death on March 21, 2015.

Jon grew up in Nevada and graduated from Nevada High School Class of 1982. He attended Central Missouri State University in Warrensburg and later DeVry Institute in Kansas City. Jon was an avid camper and he loved fishing. He worked most of his life as a machinist including 24 years at TRC Industries in Nevada. Jon was also an active participant in the ZELLA Network.

Survivors include one son, Bryce Patrick Ledbetter and his wife, Brittani, Clever, Mo.; grandsons, Logan Ledbetter and twins, Ruger and Rhett; step-children, Maria Million and B.J. Grassman; step-granddaughter, Kinlee; and several additional step-children, and step-grandchildren; his father, Pat Ledbetter and his wife, Marilyn, El Dorado Springs; and his mother, Lora Ledbetter, Lake Helen, Fla.

Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 18, at Maple Park Cemetery, Aurora, Mo. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Friday evening at Ferry Funeral Home in Nevada.

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