Ronald Eugene Armbrust
March 9, 1937 - July 15, 2014
Ron passed away, peacefully, after a three year battle with cancer. He was born in Norfolk, Nebraska to William and Greta Armbrust. In 1937, the family moved to Chico, California. They moved to San Carlos in 1947. Ron attended local schools, graduating from Carlmont High School in 1955. He served in Germany with the U. S. Army
from 1956 to 1959. For 47 years he worked in the lumber and hardware business at Bruce Bauer Lumber Company, Rayberg Lumber, and Belmont Hardware. He enjoyed fishing, camping, bottle digging, and was an avid reader. With his three sons, he was active in Indian Guides, Cub Scouts, and San Carlos Little League. He was quick witted and had a dry sense of humor. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Sharon, sons Scott (Sandra), Keith, and Blake. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Kelsey, Justin, and Kyra, and his sister, Judy Temple.
A memorial service will be held at Crippen and Flynn, 1111 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont, CA 94002 on Saturday, July 26th at 11:00 a.m. Donations may be made to the
or Redwood City Kaiser Hospice, 1150 Veterans Blvd., Redwood City, CA 94063.