Lonny Joe Nelms, 59, of Owensville, Mo., passed away on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019, at Frene Valley Healthcare in Owensville.
He was born on Dec. 18, 1959, to Billie Joe and Patsy (Layne) Nelms in St. Louis.
Lonny enjoyed going to casinos and managing restaurants and was a very generous person.
He was preceded in death by his father Billie Joe Nelms.
He is survived by his mother, Patsy Koppelmann and husband Ron of Gerald; brothers, Loyd Nelms of Owensville, Richard Nelms of Leslie, Lyle Nelms and wife Cindy of Manilla, Ark., and Robert Nelms of Owensville; sister, Jennifer Dorton and partner, Guy McMahon of Lake Ozark; step-brother, Ron Koppelmann Jr and wife Cindy of Gerald; step-sisters, Julie Stone and husband Tim of Wyandotte, Okla. and Cheryl Juby and husband Gary of Sperry, Okla; and many nieces, nephews and friends.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 26 from 4-7 p.m. at Gottenstroreter Chapel in Owensville.
Funeral services will follow at 7:00 p.m. with Pastor Ron Koppelmann Jr. officiating.