In Loving Memory

Claremont “Bill” Fallert

January 23, 1910 – January 25, 1997

bill fallert

Read More About Bill

Ron Fallert

September 6, 1941 – April 8, 2019

ron fallert

Read More About Ron

We pay tribute to these two strong and respectable businessmen that have developed SOCOMI into the highly reputable enterprise that it is today.



Bill had a deep passion for the woods and the logging industry. As a natural entrepreneur, he had a knack for seeking out promising opportunities that would help support him and his family. He was dedicated to working hard, no matter the task. In fact, Bill managed to get him and his parents through the depression by doing whatever it took to make a wage. Read more about Bill >

Bill & Ron

Bill & Ron


Ron grew up in the Brookings area while his father and business partners ran the mill. He went on to graduate from what is now known as Southern Oregon University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. Ron then took a management position at International Paper before returning to the family business in 1973 where he started as a general manager and soon became President and CEO. Read more about Ron >


bill collage ron photos