Ronald B. Ingram (9/11/1948 - 11/28/2016) passed away Monday, November 28 at St. Francis Hospital in Hartford, CT after a long battle with cancer at the age of 68. He is survived by his loving wife of 28 years, Rosalyn, daughter Laura and grandson Jaxson as well as two sisters, Constance Ingram of Litchfield and Nancie Ingram of Westbrook. Ron was born in Lee, Massachusetts and spent his early years growing up in Simsbury, CT where he was founding president of the Simsbury Summer Theater for youth. He attended St. Michael's College in Winooski, VT where he received his Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration. Ron was an accomplished chef, working for One Way Fare, Simsbury, Copper Beach Inn, Ivoryton and Tuscany Grill in Middletown. He was an avid fly fisherman and outdoorsman, with a passion for the Farmington River. An accomplished musician, Ron's beautiful voice was heard in choral concert settings. His guitar was always at hand. He could play trumpet, Sousaphone, piano and just about any instrument he picked up. Ron had been retired for ten years and truly enjoyed his home in Berlin, CT and spending time with his family and grandson. A Catholic funeral mass will be held at St. Paul's Roman Catholic Church, 485 Alling St, Kensington, CT Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 10:00 AM. The family has asked that donations may be made to: Trout Unlimited. Reception following.
Published in Hartford Courant on Dec. 1, 2016.