Ronald L. Bain

August 23, 1958 ‒ March 22, 2013

Marengo, Ohio

Ronald L. Bain, age 54 of Marengo, died Friday morning March 22, 2013 at Grady Memorial Hospital Emergency Room.

He was born on August 23, 1958 in Tiffin to the late Gerald Bain and Evelyn (Youngpeter) Bain Gerstenberger of Findlay. He was a 1976 graduate of Mohawk High School and a 1981 Graduate of Ohio University. A retired US Army Battalion Executive Officer with the rank of Major. He was also a Solutions Specialist II for the PC Mall. A member of the Kilbourne United Methodist Church where he was a lay leader, choir member and on several committees

Ronald loved his church, God and spent time studying the Bible and teaching Sunday school. He enjoyed woodworking, playing euchre, Elvis songs, rooting for the Cleveland Indians and the Cleveland Browns. Ronald was a survivor of the Oklahoma City bombing and received the Soldier’s Medal due to his heroic actions following the bombing, the second highest award for a noncombat soldier.

In addition to his mother he is survived by his wife: Laura (Sims) Bain and they were married October 16, 1982 in Columbus; daughters: Valerie (Brad McCarty) Bain of Columbus, Allison Bain of Marengo; son: Stephen Bain of Marengo; brothers: David (Bonnie) Bain of Fremont, Ritchie (Susie) Bain of Brooklyn, MI.; sisters: Jennifer Bain Noggle of Findlay, Lisa (Martin) Richmond of Bradenton, FL.

Friends may call one hour prior to the memorial services Monday 5 p.m. at the Kilbourne United Methodist Church with Pastor Carol McCartney officiating. Following the services there will be a meal and time of fellowship and remembrance at the church.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Kilbourne United Methodist Church, 5591 State Route 521, Kilbourne, Ohio 43032.

Arrangements entrusted to the Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center, Delaware.

Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.