Ronald Russell Brown

November 24th, 1930March 19th, 2018

Ronald R. Brown passed away peacefully on March 19th. He was preceded in death by his wife Ruth, his brother Mike and his parents. Ron was originally from Punxsutawney, PA and after meeting his wife Ron served in the Air Force stationed in Korea. Upon leaving the military he pursued a career in engineering, graduating from the University of New Mexico, and traveled extensively with his family as an aerospace engineer before settling in Boulder in 1969 where he worked for Ball Aerospace for over 25 years. Ron was an active member of First Presbyterian Church of Boulder since 1975 and was also a longtime member of the Elks where he frequently enjoyed his passion of ballroom dancing. He also enjoyed his time outdoors as an avid fisherman and golfer in the mountains of Colorado as well as his many hours of playing the clarinet. Ron is survived by his four children (Mike, Rich, Amy and Scott), 13 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held on Sunday, March 25th at 2 pm at Darrell Howe Mortuary, 1701 West South Boulder Road in Lafayette. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Suncrest Care Hospice of Boulder at 720-941-5580.


A Memorial Service will be held Sunday March 25, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Darrell Howe Mortuary in Lafayette, Colorado




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