Ronald S. Cooper, 67, of Castalia, died unexpectedly Tuesday morning, Oct. 15, 2013, at his residence.
He was born Oct. 8, 1946, in Sandusky, and graduated from Sandusky High School in 1965. He served in the U.S. Army and was a member of the American Legion, AMVETS, and VFW, where he was a former commander. Ron worked for Sandusky Foundry, retiring after more than 30 years.
He was a huge fan of the all the Cleveland sports teams and Ohio State. He loved to play golf, fish, and go bowling.
He is survived by two sons, Steve (Stacey) Cooper, of Toledo, and Brian Cooper, of Sandusky; stepson, John (Samantha) Stein; five grandchildren; father, James Cooper; sister, Diane Babcok, of Sandusky; and two nephews.
Ron was preceded in death by his mother, Beulah (Lauber) Cooper; brother, James Cooper Jr.; and granddaughter, Brooke Cooper.
Friends may call from 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 18, until services at noon at Ransom Funeral Home, 610 S. Washington St., Castalia.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family c/o Ransom Funeral Home.
Condolences may be shared with the family at ransomfuneralhome.com