Archbold, OH

Ronald Dean “Ron” Cline

Ronald Dean “Ron” Cline, 67, of Bryan and formerly of Archbold, passed away Saturday morning, May 3, 2008 at the Community Hospitals of Williams County in Bryan.

Prior to his retirement he had been the president and co-founder of Cline Brothers Roofing, Inc. in Archbold.

Ron was born in Hooker, Okla., on June 12, 1940, the son of the late Virgil and the late Ruth (Henderson) Cline.

Ron was a devoted father and grandfather. He was a very generous and caring man, always thinking of others first. He was a member of the Montpelier F & AM since April of 1975.

Surviving are four daughters, Ronda (Cline) Goebel of Bryan, Karen Cline of Edgerton, Christy Coutz of Pioneer, and Cathy Lesniak of Hudson, Mich.; nine grandchildren, Casey (Wallace) Elston of Montpelier, Mark James Coutz of Pioneer, Heather Lesniak of Hudson, Mich., Matthew Coutz of Pioneer, Jacob Schmitt of Edgerton, Jonathan Lesniak of Hudson, Mich., Morgan Coutz of Pioneer, and Veronica and Abigail Goebel of Bryan; one great-grandson, Skyler Curtis of Hudson, Mich.; two sisters, Patsy (Cline) Ball of Fort Meade, Fla., and Betty Jo (Cline) Mills of Independence, Mo.; and one brother, Gerald (Jerry) Cline of Archbold.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, John (Jake) Cline and Ted Cline.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., today, Wednesday, May 7, 2008 at the Grisier Funeral Home in Archbold, with Pastor Jeff Davis, officiating. Interment will follow in the Floral Grove Cemetery in West Unity.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be given to Heartland of Wauseon or the charity of the donor’s choice.

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