Ron W. Coutts(1927 - 2013)

iconphoto Ron W. Coutts, 86, passed away July 30th, 2013 at his home in Oak Forest, IL. Born February 5, 1927 in Page, NB to Colin and Lou (Tessier) Coutts, and raised in Creighton, NB. He entered the Navy in 1944 and served until 1950. Ron worked at Pinkerton's for 24 years and then founded Amber Way. He retired in 1990. Ron married Geneva (Robb) Coutts, on August 4, 1949 in Chicago, IL and was married for 63 years. He was a devoted husband and father, and was an active member of AA. Ron was preceded in death by his parents, siblings Owen Coutts, Irma Jackson, Thelma Ryan, his son Colin, and grandson Randy. He is survived by his spouse Geneva; his sons Ron, Mark, Kevin and Craig; his daughter Karen; his grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and other relatives. Visitations will be held at Brady-Gill Funeral Home, 16600 S. Oak Park Ave., Tinley Park, IL from 2:00 to 9:00 pm on Sunday, August 4, 2013. Funeral services will be held at Brady-Gill at 11:00 am on Monday, August 5, 2013. Burial will follow at St. Mary Cemetery, Evergreen Park, IL (707) 614-9900 or


Funeral Home

Brady-Gill Funeral Home & Cremation Services
16600 S. Oak Park Ave. Tinley Park, IL 60477
(708) 614-9900

Published in Chicago Tribune on Aug. 4, 2013