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Don Oliver Bronn

Obituary for Don Oliver Bronn

July 31, 1953 - November 29, 2018
Owensboro, Kentucky | Age 65


Don Oliver Bronn, 65, of Owensboro, passed away November 29, 2018, at his home. He was born in Milwaukee, WI on July 31, 1953 to Oliver J. and Ruth M. Parker Bronn. Don graduated from Eastern High School in Middletown, KY and Eastern Kentucky University in Richmond, KY. He worked at Kroger in various positions and retired on the same date as he started 33 years before. Don had a great passion for videography and worked doing that at Owensboro Community and Technical College and for local television stations, where he loved to edit video, produce Christian DVD's and videos for distribution to others. He attended non-denominational Christian churches, and his church membership belonged at Third Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his father, Oliver J. Bronn.

Don is survived by his wife of 38 years, Laura Gabhart Bronn; his mother, Ruth M. Parker Bronn; two brothers, John Bronn and his wife, Ruth, of Eagle, Alaska and Jim Bronn and his wife, JoAnn, of Columbia, SC; and a nephew, Darby Bronn of Louisville, KY.

The funeral service for Don Bronn will be at Noon Wednesday at Glenn Funeral Home and Crematory, with Dr. Ron Williams and Pastor Ron Phillips officiating. Visitation will be from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. Tuesday and after 10 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will be 11 a.m. EST Thursday, in Springhill Cemetery, 529 North Greenville Street Harrodsburg, KY 40330.

The family has asked that expressions of sympathy take the form of contributions to Mission Africa c/o Ron and Beatrice Phillips, 2403 Twenty Grand Avenue Owensboro, Kentucky 42301.

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  • Mission Africa c/o Ron and Beatrice Phillips
    2403 Twenty Grand Avenue
    Owensboro, KY 42301

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Glenn Funeral Home and Crematory

900 Old Hartford Road
Owensboro, KY 42303
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