Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 17, 2014 at St. Nicholas Catholic Church in St. Nicholas, MN for Ron Stommes, age 63, who died Saturday. Inurnment will be in the St. Nicholas Parish Cemetery. Relatives and friends may gather in the church after 9:00 a.m. Thursday morning.
Ron was born in St. Cloud, MN to Ervin and Amanda (Gertken) Stommes. He served in the U.S. Army from 1969 until 1970 and then the Army National Guard until 1975. Ron retired as a warehouse manager for JJ Taylor where he worked for 33 years.
Survivors include his daughter, Kristin (Seth) Mitchell; father, Ervin; siblings, Shirley (Mike) Kuechle, Allen (Sue) Stommes, Donna (Elmer) Skaj, Roger (Karen) Stommes, Mary (Dave) Schwartz, Deb (Steve) Meyer, Bonnie (Kurt) Hemmesch, and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Amanda.
Arrangements are with Wenner Funeral Home in Cold Spring, MN.