Ronald Witt, 60 year old resident of Little Falls, MN passed away Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at the St. Cloud Hospital in St. Cloud, MN.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, June 27 at 10:30 AM at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Little Falls, with Father Jeremy Ploof officiating. A visitation will be held on Sunday, June 26 from 4-7 PM at the Emblom Brenny Funeral Service in Little Falls and also one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial will be at the Minnesota Veterans Cemetery, north of Little Falls.
Ron was born on February 15, 1956 in St. Paul, MN to Jerry and Ann Witt. He attended St. Marys Elementary School and Little Falls High School. Ronald was enlisted in the US Marine Corps Reserve from April 23, 1973 to April 3, 1975, followed by the Minnesota Army National Guard, totaling 28 years of service to our nation. On October 3, 1975 he was united in marriage to Terry Patyk at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Little Falls. He was self-employed as a drywall and taping contractor; a cook at his familys business, Jerrys Supper Club, and as a food service manager at Camp Ripley. Ron enjoyed hunting, fishing, and keeping his yard and trees meticulously maintained. He loved spending time with his family and friends, especially his three grandsons.
Ronald is survived by his wife, Terry Witt of Little Falls; son, Christopher Witt of Little Falls; daughter, Julie (Bill) Maciej of Little Falls; parents, Jerry and Ann Witt; sisters, Karen (Jerry) Jacobson of Little Falls, Grace (Alan) Petrich of Motley; 3 grandsons, Liam, Rylan, and Kellen Maciej of Little Falls.