Ronald A. St. John 46, passed away on September 4, 2005 in Amman, Jordan. Ron graduated from Arcadia High school, where he was Senior Class President, and continued on to become Student Body President of U. of A. He then took the position of Professor of Economics at the University of Belize. A few years later he joined the Peace Corps in Uruguay and then returned to the United States to become a political aide. In 1997 he joined the I.R.I. to help bring democracy to Romania, Slovakia and in 2003, Iraq. He is survived by his parents, Robert and Virginia St. John; brother, Bob St. John; sister, Denise Cirincione. A Memorial Gathering will be held on Wednesday, September 14th from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. at Messinger Pinnacle Peak Mortuary, 8555 E. Pinnacle Peak Rd., Scottsdale (480-502-3378). In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations to your favorite charity.
Published in Arizona Daily Star on Sep. 11, 2005.