Ronald L. Colin, of Lincoln, passed away January 11, 2018, at the age of 70.
Ron was born on January 25, 1947, in Lincoln, to Robert E. Colin, Sr. and Lucile
(Sacrider) Colin, and graduated from South East High School and the University
of Nebraska. He was an Eagle Scout and served in the U.S. Army. Ron was
operator of Colin Electric Motor Service, a third generation family company.
Ron was an active member of the Elks Club, the Masonic Lodge and a member of
the Shrine. He was a Board Member Emeriti of Lincoln Midwest Ballet and he
performed for many years with the cast of the Nutcracker. He was also
involved in numerous other community organizations and boards.
Ron is survived by his daughter Angela Roberts of Lincoln, his son Scott
Lippstreu (Jessica) of New York City, his sister Sandra Love (Pat Glenn) of
Lincoln and his brother Bob Colin, Jr. (Lorene) of Lincoln, nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, January 13, 2018, from 2 pm to 4
pm at Butherus Maser and Love funeral home, 4040 A St, please use the west door.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials to Lincoln Midwest Ballet
Company Scholarship Fund in honor of Ron Colin.
www.lincolnmidwestballet.org or LMBC, 211 North 14th St, Lincoln, NE 68508
or to the Shriner’s Transportation Fund.