NEWS: Arrangements for Ron Watson, MSHFA President & Founder

Ron Watson

Arrangements for Ron Watson, President and Founder of the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (November 3, 2019) - Ron Watson, founder president of the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America (MSHFA), died on the evening of Oct 27th at the age of 72, leaving a legacy of remarkable accomplishments in creating the MSHFA, then molding it into a respected organization that honors all forms of motorsports.

The following arrangements have been made for Ron's funeral services this week in Novi, Mich. A celebration of Ron's life will be held in Daytona Beach later this month.

Visitation — Tuesday, November 5: 2 - 8 p.m.

O'Brien-Sullivan Funeral Home
41555 Grand River Ave.
Novi, MI 48375

Funeral — Wednesday, November 6: 10 a.m. Visitation; 11 a.m. Service

Novi United Methodist
41671 W. 10 Mile Rd.
Novi, MI 48375

Celebration of Life — Friday, November 22: 3 - 8 p.m., remarks and toast from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Motorsports Hall of Fame of America
1801 W. International Speedway Blvd.
Daytona Beach, FL 32114

Donna Watson has asked that in lieu of flowers for the funeral, please donate instead to the American Heart Association or the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America.

If you plan to attend the Celebration of Ron's Life at the Hall of Fame on Nov 22nd in Daytona Beach, please RSVP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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