Ronald was born in Houlton, ME, on July 29, 1941. He was the son of the late Merle and Katherine (Fawcett) Briggs. Ron leaves behind his daughters, Corina Vink of Three Brooks, NB, Kathy Briggs-Eichler of Smyrna, Delaware, Sheila Hansen (Duncan) of Plaster Rock, NB; his five grandchildren, four step-grandchildren, and two great grandchildren; his sister, Linda Watson of New Maryland, NB; his brothers, Robert Briggs (Jane) of Lantz, NS, Philip Briggs (Betty) of Sisson Ridge, NB, and Ivan Briggs (Kathy) of Sisson Ridge, NB.
Ron was predeceased by his parents; his wife, Kathleen "Kay" Briggs (Parish); his son-in-law, Roger Vink; his brothers, Johnny and Glen Briggs.
A service celebrating Ron's life will be held at a later date. This obituary will be reposted once all the details have been finalized. Interment will be in Three Brooks Cemetery.
For those who wish, memorial donations to the Mamma Bear Cancer Fund or to the NB Alzheimer Society would be appreciated by the family.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Brunswick Funeral Home, Perth-Andover and Plaster Rock, NB.
Three Brooks Cemetery
Mamma Bear Cancer Fund or the NB Alzheimer Society