Ronald H. Fortner of Bloomington passed away Friday evening at Bloomington Hospital at the age of 76.
Born in 1932 in Lawrence County to John and Blanche Fortner, Ronald was a retired machinist at the IU Physics Department, veteran of the US Navy, and member of the Bridge Church of Christ in Bloomington.
He is survived by his wife Rita, daughter Treva, son Terry, and brothers Robert, Denny, Larry and Jerry.
He is preceded in death by his parents, sister Marilyn, and brothers James and John, Jr.
Services will be held Tuesday afternoon at 3:00pm at Cresthaven Funeral Home with entombment to follow at Cresthaven Memory Gardens.
Visitation will be from 11:00am until time of service Tuesday at Cresthaven.