Ronald ‘Ron’ K. June ’54 of Houston, Texas, died April 28, 2011. Born in Denver in 1932, Ron was awarded a scholarship to attend Mines, where he joined Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity, and earned a professional degree in chemical engineering. He met and married Mary Riesbol in Denver. His long and successful career with Shell Development, which began in Emeryville, Calif., the year he graduated, was interrupted for 12 months of service in the U.S. Army as a second lieutenant at the Edgewood Chemical Center in Maryland. In 1972, Ron relocated to Houston, and he later retired to spend time on the family farm in Pennsylvania. Ron loved cars, dogs and the outdoors. He was predeceased by his son, Richard. Ron is survived by his wife of 61 years, Mary; daughters, Diane and Marilyn; sons, Carl and Raymond; 17 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.