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Topic: Has Ron London Passed Away?
Message: Posted by: Rodney Palmer (Apr 14, 2015 01:51AM)
It has been brought to my attention that Ron has passed away. Can anyone please verify this? Ron was a staple at the FCM Conventions for many years and to hear of this bring sadness to my heart as I knew Ron really well. But I was told by Rick Fisher of FAB Magic that Ron had passed away recently. If this is true may he Rest in Peace.

Message: Posted by: ChrisG (Apr 14, 2015 07:40AM)
Yes Ron passed away. Lots about it on the FCM Face Book page.


His funeral was complete with clown noses and circus music.
Message: Posted by: Yekrats (Apr 15, 2015 02:55PM)
Yes, sadly, Ron passed away after a long struggle with several health issues. I am the president of his local IBM ring in which he was a founding member. In 2014, we voted to change the name of the ring to honor his memory, becoming the Bob Hurt-Ron London Ring 219.

All of the pall-bearers (myself included) wore clown noses, and several artifacts of his magical paraphernalia were on display.
Message: Posted by: dbootcheck (Oct 18, 2016 06:21PM)
Ron was a good man. I worked at his magic shop as a student at Purdue University in 1990.