Ronald Clark Overby Col USAF (Ret.)
May 30, 1934 – May 6, 2017
Ron was born and raised in his beloved Montana. Earning degrees from both Washington State University and the University of Chicago enabled him to pursue a career in the USAF. He served his country for 30 years with distinction and merit culminating to the rank of Colonel and last serving as Chief of Staff, Air Weather Service at Scott AFB, IL. In retirement he enjoyed life; grandchildren and their activities, hunting/fishing, a round(or more) of golf, CWS in Omaha and cooking. He loved and cherished his faith, family and friends. He’ll be missed but never forgotten.
Preceded in death by: wife Mary Ann Overby; parents Arthur and Loretta (Dore) Overby.
Survived by: wife Grace; sons Michael (Sheryl) and Brian (Vicki) Overby; grandchildren Patrick, Tessa, Rachel, Nicholas and Lauren Overby; brother Jack Overby
Visitation at Thanksgiving Lutheran Church, 36th and Highway 370, 10 – 10:45 a.m. Thursday, May 11, 2017 with Memorial service following.
In lieu of flowers memorials to American Cancer Society
Military Honors: Offutt Air Force Base Honor Guard