|(Tuesday - October 20, 2020) -
Ronald P. Brolin, age 84, of Florence, passed away on Sunday, October
18, at Florence Health Services in Florence.
Ron was born August
21, 1936, in Florence, son of the late Richard and Celia (Erickson)
Brolin. He was a longtime resident of the area and a farmer.
was a kind and gentle person who loved trains and birds. He could tell
the name of a bird just by the sound it made. He enjoyed traveling the
United States and wintering in Texas with his sister, Olive and her
husband, Keith. Ron will be known for enjoying his favorite song "On the
He is survived by his sister, Olive Quist of DeKalb,
Illinois; one niece, Tracey Fergin; and two nephews, Richard and Scott
In addition to his parents, Ron was preceded in death by
three brothers, Gordon, Melvin and Larry Brolin; and by one sister,
In accordance with Ron's wishes, private family
services will be held. Burial will take place in Commonwealth Cemetery
You may leave a condolence or tribute for Ron's
family online at:
The family has chosen the
Jacobs-Lundholm Funeral Home and Crematory of Florence to honor Ron's
legacy of life.