Johnnie Ray Deiter, 76 of King City, MO passed away Monday, September 4, 2023 at a Stanberry, MO nursing home.

He was born April 12, 1947 in Plattsburg, Missouri the son of Carl and Mildred (Thompson) Deiter.

On June 10, 2010, he married Wilma Ross in King City, MO.  She survives of the home.

Johnnie served his country in the United States Army and Navy.   He was very proud of his Military Service.

Johnnie worked at the restaurant, Ma & Pa’s Kettle, in Cameron, MO.  He loved to go fishing and really enjoyed making model cars and planes.

He was preceded in death by his parents and 12 siblings.

Survivors in addition to his wife, Wilma, are a daughter, Elizabeth Helee (Michael), Altamont, MO; 3 grandchildren; sister-in-law, Mary Kartchaske and brother-in-law, Willis Ross both of King City, MO; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins and many friends.

Johnnie has been cremated under the direction of Roberson Funeral Home, King City, MO.  Services and inurnment will be held by the family at a later date.  Online condolence may be left at