Ron Lind passed away on Monday, February 23, 2009 at his home in Blind Bay at the age of 66 years.
Ron is predeceased by his father, Arnold and is survived by his loving family: wife Dorothy of 40 years; son Ken (Kate) of Boston, MA and granddaughter Ellie; daughter Kellie (Steve) of Keizer, OR; mother Nellie of Barrhead, AB; siblings Norman (Bonnice), Jim (Helen), and Ferrol (Wes) as well as numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Ron earned his PhD from Oregon State University. He worked for Sask. Agriculture and Sask. Environment until he retired in 2006. He and Dorothy moved to the Shuswap in July 2007 to build their dream home. Ron was an avid fisherman and hunter and greatly enjoyed the outdoors. He was also a dedicated Roughrider fan.
A memorial reception was held on Saturday, February 28th, 2009 at Fischer’s Funeral Services. Memorial donations in Ron’s name may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of BC, Box 1141, Salmon Arm, BC, V1E 4P3. Arrangements entrusted to FISCHER’S FUNERAL SERVICES & CREMATORIUM LTD., Salmon Arm, (250) 833-1129, E-mail condolences to firstname.lastname@example.org.