Kirby, Ronald W. (1932-) | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
Name: Kirby, Ronald W. (1932-)
Historical Note: Ronald W. Kirby was born on October 13,1932 in Colp, Illinois to Toledo and Inez (Mayes) Kirby. Kirby graduated from Colp Branch High School in 1950, and earned a degree in accounting from the University of Dayton. He married Marjorie Cassels on June 21,1955; they have three children, David, Rhonda, and Christopher. He worked for the United States Internal Revenue Service for 32 years, finishing his career as a Senior Executive in Detroit, Michigan. He currently resides in Arizona where he has lived for 16 years. Kirby has retained his affection for his hometown of Colp and conducts broad research on its families and institutions. He has also assisted with various community improvement projects in Colp and Dewmaine, Illinois.
Sources: Ronald W. Kirby Collection
Note Author: Jack Karey