Ronald Paul Newbould was born in Pocatello, Idaho on May 6, 1947, the second of three children to Ray E. and Norma Swallow Newbould. He was preceded in death by his parents and his son Jim. He is survived by his son Rob (Nancy), daughter Emily, brother Dan (Barbara) Newbould, sister Cindy (Bruce) Davey and four grandchildren Jordan, Noah, Stone and Isabella.
Ron attended schools in Davis County, Utah, and graduated from Bountiful High School, where he excelled in track. He served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Southwest Britain. He attended the University of Utah and Weber State College where he received a bachelor’s degree in business. He enjoyed camping, fishing, all kinds of music and was a loyal fan of the Utah Utes and Utah Jazz.
Ron was married to Yvonne Rasmussen for 24 years. They resided and raised their three children in Centerville, Utah. Their marriage ended in divorce.
During his lifetime, Ron was employed by Utah Paper Box, Alta Industries (Steelco) and Davis School District. He suffered numerous health issues and spent the final few years of his life in assisted living. Ron’s family would like to extend their sincere gratitude to the staff of Dixie Home Rehabilitation and Hospice for the loving care and service they provided.
Ron passed away in St George, Utah, on Nov. 14, 2023. A private celebration of life will be held at a future date.
Arrangements are under the care of Pine View Mortuary, 435-986-4222. Visit the Pine View Mortuary website for full obituary and funeral service listing.