Schuster, Ronald R.
Age 92 of Fridley. Passed away peacefully on December 14, 2020.
Preceded in death by his parents, Carl & Alvina; brother, Carl; son, Tom; grandson, Derek Klous. Survived by his wife of 69 years, Mary; daughters, Sandra (Dave) Schmitt, Barbara (Gary) Nelson, Marilynn (Mike) Pantera and Susan (Dale) Klous; daughter-in-law, Teresa Kowles; 8 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren; brother, Jerry; sister, Marilyn Smith.
Member of Sheet Metal Workers Local 10
Ron was an atomic veteran of the 216th Chemical Service Company. These soldiers are often referred to as The Forgotten 216th after their service in the military.
Ron loved his family, especially getting together for the backyard BBQ’s, playing dominoes and 500. Ron was the neighborhood handyman as he could fix anything.
Ron and Mary enjoyed many winters as snowbirds in Big Pine Key, FL and Alamo, TX. There he took up wood carving and learned to play dominoes.
Ron was diagnosed with MS in the mid 80’s. He never complained. Thank you to the Minnesota Veterans Home-Minneapolis.
Funeral Service will be Saturday, December 19th at 2:00 PM at Miller Funeral Home, 6210 HWY 65 NE, Fridley, MN 55432. Visitation will be one-hour prior starting at 1:00 PM. Social distancing practices will be in place and masks are required. In lieu of flowers, memorials will be given to the Fridley Fire and Rescue.
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