Ronald L. Haynes
Ronald L. Haynes, 63, of Glen Carbon, IL, formerly of Louisville, KY, passed away at 1:45 pm, Thursday, December 27, 2018 at Eden Village. He was born February 7, 1955 in Springfield, IL to Louis W. and Maria (Albanese) Haynes.
He is survived by a daughter, Jennifer L. Haynes (Emil Boguszewski) of Louisville, KY and a son, Stephen L. Haynes of Shawnee, Ohio; mother, Maria (Albanese) Haynes of Springfield, IL; sister, Marcia Haynes Bohle (Dennis) of Maryville, IL; brother, Mark L. Haynes of Collinsville, IL and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Ron was a brilliant research chemist who held 7 United States patents for his work with polymers. He was a plastics expert who traveled the world and later went on to have a successful career in sales and marketing for several Fortune 500 companies. Ron’s love for science was a lifelong passion, and he enjoyed sharing his knowledge with those around him. Ron obtained a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from Illinois State University-Urbana in 1979, an MBA in Finance from the University of Akron in 1985, participated in the Columbia University Executive Marketing Program in 1996 and the University of Michigan Exec Program-Management of New Product Development in 2006.
Memorial Gathering: 10:00 am – 11:00 am, Friday, January 4, 2019 at St. Joseph Catholic Church – Springfield, IL.
Funeral Mass: 11:00 am, Friday, January 4, 2019 at St. Joseph Catholic Church – Springfield, IL with Reverend Manuel Cuizon officiating. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery.