Ronald Coleman

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Ronald Coleman Obituary

Ronald A. Coleman

Resident of San Jose

May 13, 1929-Mar 30, 2012

Ron passed away on Friday after a terrible battle with cancer. He was loved and admired by many people.

Ron was born in Luton, England, he served in the British Army, he became a paratrooper and did 77 jumps, he then went on and joined the SAS and became one of those tough guys. He came to the US in 1967 following the work with General Motors, he was a Tool & Die maker, he did 30 yrs with GM & retired only to return when Toyota stepped in & he worked at NUMMI for another 8 years.

Ron is survived by his loving wife May, devoted children Linda, Kim, Michelle Ann & Michael, his son John passed on over a year ago, his wonderful son-in-law Robert. Grandchildren Ricardo Galvan & wife Mari, Khristoper, Jennifer & Allison Kunic, Daniel Winslow, Amanda Coleman, Nikole & Ezra Curry, Charles Brooker, Daniel Coleman, Sherry Coleman, great-grandson Lil Ricky Galvan. His generous loving spirit will be missed by all who knew him.

Family and friends are invited to a celebration of life service on Wednesday, April 11th at 7pm at the Neptune Society, 798 S. 2nd St., SJ, CA 95112 (408) 287-8700.
Published in San Jose Mercury News/San Mateo County Times on Apr. 6, 2012
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