Ronald Steven Obsitnick, 76, of Tipton, passed away Friday, March 8, 2019, at I.U. Tipton Hospital. He was born July 27, 1942 in Kane, Pennsylvania to William Jordan and Mary Margaret (Obsitnick) Glover.
He was a graduate of St. Bernard High School at Bradford, PA and studied for two years at St. Bonneventure College in Olean, New York.
He then worked in financial management for the following companies: Beneficial Finance Company, Long John Silver Restaurants, and NRG Auto Systems.
He was a member of the Knights of Columbus and the Tipton Moose Lodge. He enjoyed all sporting events and watching western movies. He loved interacting with his family and friends and at several Christmas gatherings played the role of Santa Clause for them.
He married Mary Louise (Gustafson) Obsitnick on Feb. 8, 1964. She preceded him in death Nov. 8, 2006.  In addition to his wife, he was also preceded in death by his parents, a son: Ronald S. Obsitnick, Jr., and a great-grandchild: Lylianna Duckworth.
Surviving him is a son: Sean Obsitnick, of Cicero, daughters: Dawn Bodle, of Bloomington, Ronette Davis, of North Dakota, Michelle Eurich, of Elwood, and Renee' Knight, of Cicero, 14 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren and longtime friends: Clyde and Rose Perry of Tipton.
Funeral services are scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursday, March 14, at Hartley Funeral Homes Cicero Chapel, 209 W. Jackson St., in Cicero with visitation prior to the services from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. Burial will occur at the Arcadia Cemetery at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association, 115 W. Washington St., Ste. 1180-S, Indianapolis, IN 46204. You may send condolences at