Welcome to our CaringBridge site. We've created it to keep friends and family updated. We appreciate your support and words of hope and encouragement during this time when it matters most. Ron was diagnosed with lung cancer on Nov. 24th. On Nov. 25th they did a MRI of his brain and discovered it had found it's way into his brain. Nov. 27th they did a biopsy of his lung to determine what type of cancer and what stage it is. Unfortunately it is stage IV. Today, Dec. 3rd they are doing brain surgery to remove tumor(s) before they start radiation.