Ronald G. Brown, 76, Galveston, passed away at 10:15 p.m. Saturday, May 6, 2017. He was born Feb. 13, 1941, in Sycamore, Indiana, to Delbert and Mary "Molly" Brown. He married Joyce L. Brittain on May 26, 1972. She preceded him in death Feb. 16, 2013.
Ron was a millwright for 44 years for Chrysler, retiring in January 2004. He graduated from Galveston High School in 1959 and served his country in the Air Force Reserve. Memberships include the UAW Local 685, Kokomo, and Cass County Coon Hunters Club. He loved raccoon hunting with his dogs.
Surviving family include his daughters, Lynda (Ron) McClory, Walton, and Kim (Randy) Cooper, Mooresville; grandchildren, Elizabeth Pense, Rochelle Pense, Rachel Wines, Ashley (Matt) Anderson, Kayla McClory and Jessica (Shanil) Masani; and four great-grandchildren, Chloe Mynatt, Emma Mynatt, Brody Anderson and Sloan Anderson.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Joyce; and two brothers, James and Steven Brown.
There will be a celebration of life service at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 20, 2017, at Murray Weaver Funeral Home, Galveston, with Pastor Ramon Oglesby officiating. Friends may visit with the family from 11 a.m. until time of services at 1 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to Houndsong Rescue, 7538 Catalpa, Hammond, IN 46324. You may leave a condolence to Ron's family at www.murrayweaverfuneralhome.com. Murray Weaver Funeral Home, Galveston, assisted his family with arrangements.
Published on May 17, 2017