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“My deepest condolences to the Coalson family. My prayers are with each of you during your time of grieving. During Ron's time with ABX Air, he was a...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: John Castro - & ABX Air Inc. - TX

“We have lost a wonderful person and I lost a very fine friend.Ron was a believer and God has one of the best.I'll miss him .Don Walsh ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: Don Walsh - N.Richland Hills, TX

“Ron, you were a bright light in tthe day of all who knew you. You left a void in this world that can nevver be filled. You were the light and love of...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Dianna smitth - Houston, TX

“Let us take a moment to celebrate a life of a man who was kind, loving and had a sense of humor that could light up the darkest of days. I know he...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Enrique - Phoenix, AZ

“My prayers go out to the entire Coalson family. I only knew Ron for five years and he was always a great guy,one I was glad to have met. ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: kenzie hatton - waxahachie, TX

“My deepest sympathy goes to Ronnie's wife, Linda and to all his many friends and family. I regret that I am unable to be there to bid farewell to a...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Brenda Coalson Adler - Sun City, AZ

“Ron was the type of guy that could make you look forward to coming into work just because you knew he was going to be there. You knew there was going...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Kingsley Brown - Arlington, TX

“Ron was a wonderful guy. He was always friendly and smiling. If we needed help with something, he was always willing to assist. Enjoyed his jokes and...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Lori Larsen - Grapevine, TX

“ron you are the man bro you'll be miss at work. sure going to miss you jokes buddy. rest in peace buddy ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: alfred neil joven - irving, TX


-- Ronald C. Coalson, 63, passed away Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012, in Fort Worth.
Service: 3 p.m. Friday in Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Chapel. Visitation: 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Bluebonnet Hills Funeral Home.
Ron was born July 10, 1949, in Detroit, Mich. He served in the U.S. Army, during which he served a tour of duty in Vietnam. Ron was a Detroit, Mich., police officer for 10 years.
Ron started his own airline repair company, later, selling it and becoming a mechanic working for various airlines. He was a friend to all who were privileged to meet him. Ron was always ready with a joke to brighten your day. He loved golf and his girls, "Hailey and Hanna."
He was preceded in death by a son, Jason Coalson.
Survivors: Wife, Linda Coalson; stepdaughter, Nicole Janes and husband, Larry, and son, Dylan; stepson, Jason Shannon and wife, Sonya, and children, Tristian, Gabrielle and Alex; daughters, Laura Coalson and Deborah Coalson; son, Jeffery Coalson; brother, Glen Coalson and wife, Pat, and children, Glen and Karen; sisters, Frances Prather and children, Dortha, Mark and Dennis, and Elizabeth Greenfield and husband, Raleigh.