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Beloved husband, father, grandfather, Christian, athlete, educator, coach, mentor, patriot and friend, Dr. Ronald Galbreath, passed peacefully to his eternal reward on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, surrounded by his loving family.
Ron was born Aug. 12, 1940, in Wampum, the son of the late Charles T. and Helen M. Newbold Galbreath.
Ron was a long-time professor and basketball coach at Westminster and Geneva Colleges. He was a member of the Chippewa United Methodist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Patricia Donnelly Galbreath; and three daughters, Kathy (David) McCommons of Ellwood City, Kim (Dan) Bowman of Greensburg and Meg (Neal) Waldron of Hollidaysburg; two brothers, Tom (Betsy) Galbreath of Austell, Ga., Ken (Judy) Galbreath of Alexandria, Va.; and eight grandchildren, Haley, Molly Madylin, Tricia, Sarah, Meredith, Drew and Kya.
Memorial contributions in Ron's name may be made to the Pine Valley Bible Camp 504 Chapel Drive, Ellwood City, PA 16117.

Dr. Ronald, 77, of Wampum.
Calling hours: None. Online condolences may be sent to marshallsfh.com.
Service: Memorial service will be 2 p.m. Saturday (12-16-17) at the Metheny Field House, Geneva College. Private funeral services were held at the MARSHALL FUNERAL HOME, Wampum.
Interment: Clinton Cemetery.
Published on December 11, 2017
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