Ronald C. Probst Sr
Ronald C. Probst Sr, age 90, passed away peacefully on January 18, 2024. He was born on June 21, 1933, and lived a life filled with love, dedication, and service.
Ronald graduated from Hampton School in Alison Park, Pittsburgh, PA, in 1951, marking the beginning of a journey that would encompass remarkable achievements and enduring relationships. He proudly served in the United States Air Force from 1951 to 1953, followed by reserves from 1953 to 1957, contributing to the defense of his nation with honor and commitment.
A distinguished alumnus of the University of Pittsburgh, Ronald earned a degree that would lay the foundation for his professional accomplishments. He started his career as a Chemical Engineer at Gulf Oil from 1953 to 1956, showcasing his expertise and passion for his field.
Ronald's career path continued to evolve as he transitioned to State Farm Insurance, where he dedicated five years of his life, further demonstrating his commitment to excellence. His professional journey reached new heights when he joined Continental Baking (Hostess Cake) in 1963, where he would leave an indelible mark over the next 25 years. His dedication and hard work continued as he became an integral part of the McDonald's Corporation from 1988 to 1992.
Ronald's legacy extends beyond his professional achievements. He leaves behind a loving family who cherished him dearly. Ronald is survived by his children, Ronald Probst Jr, Ross Probst, and Renee Probst Towne. Additionally, he is remembered fondly by numerous nieces, nephews, and grandchildren who will forever treasure the memories they shared with him.
A man of integrity, Ronald Probst Sr will be remembered for his unwavering commitment to his family, his distinguished career, and the positive impact he made on the lives of those around him. May he rest in peace, and may his memory continue to inspire those who were fortunate enough to know him.