Cass, Ronald Gordon – Surrounded by his loving family, Ron passed away peacefully on Saturday January 20, 2018 in his 86th year. Ron was a devoted husband and best friend to his wife Olive for 63 years. Loving and supportive father to his children Linda (Brian Silverthorne), Brian and Taye (Kevin Blair). Loving Papa to Aaron & Kendra Silverthorne, Ashlyn & fiancé Ryan Shepherd, Olivia Blair and Great grandchild Max Silverthorne. Survived by his sister Edith Houde, and brother James Cass. Predeceased by brothers Roy and Terry. To Ron there was nothing more important than his wife and family which he demonstrated with unconditional guidance, love and support. Ron was a long-time member of the Brantford Airforce Club and an avid golfer. He was fortunate to get a Hole in One at the age of 80. Ron had a successful business career as co-owner of Premier Spring and Mfg. Limited in Ayr, ON until 1988. Ron then embarked on a new business path as an Insurance and Investment Broker for several years where he finally decided to retire at the young age of 84. The Cass family wishes to extend a special thank you the wonderful staff of the Critical Care Unit at the Brantford General Hospital. Friends will be received at McCLEISTER FUNERAL HOME, 495 Park Road North, Brantford, on Wednesday January 24th from 2 – 4 & 7 – 9 p.m. A Memorial Service to celebrate Ron will be held in our chapel on Thursday January 25th at 11:00 a.m. Cremation has taken place. As expressions of sympathy, donations in memory of Ron made to The Brantford general Hospital Foundation or the Stedman Community Hospice would be gratefully appreciated. Special memories and condolences may be forwarded to the family through www.mccleisterfuneralhome.ca.