Ronald Edward O'Brien, 61, passed away April 18, 2014 in Canon City, CO. He was born November 16, 1952 in Gary, Indiana to Edward and Doris (Fleenor) O'Brien.
Ron graduated high school in 1970, and was united in marriage to Cathy Fiedler in 1973. In 1975, they moved to Colorado, where Ron worked as a carpenter. He was an avid hunter and fisherman, who enjoyed camping. He loved all sports, and was a devoted son.
Ron is survived by his wife, Cathy; daughters, Carrie Anne O'Brien and Megan Lee (Russell) Pursley; grandchildren, Emily, Kaitlyn, Gage, Taylor, Joseph; mother, Doris O'Brien; and sisters, Nancy McGlade, Barbara (Mike) Gregory, Cheryl (Mark) Boor, and Brenda (Mark) O'Brien-Banks. He was preceded in death by his father in 1997.
Memorial Service will be at 3:00 p.m., Friday, April 25, 2014 at Holt Chapel of the Garden at 806 Macon Avenue, Canon City, CO. Arrangements are under the care of Holt Family Funeral Home. Online condolences @ www.holtfamilyfuneralhomes.com