Ronald G. Garner

Ronald G. Garner, age 47, of Grand Rapids, MN passed away on Thursday, November 14, 2019, at his home surrounded by family.

Ron was born in 1972 to Alfred Garner and Wanda (Wakeman) Garner in Grand Rapids, MN. Ron graduated from Grand Rapids High School in 1990. He was united in marriage to Charity Reed in 1999. Ron loved fishing and hunting, especially duck hunting at Thief Lake and the Bigfork River. He loved spending time with his family and friends and spoiling his best friends, Max, Stella, and Sid. Ron was sarcastic, quick to smile, and always happy.

Preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Gerald and Clyde; and sister, Betty Ann. Ron is survived by his wife, Charity; son Damien; sister, Lynn (John) Barnett of Grand Rapids; sisters-in-law, Carol Garner of Zemple, MN, Gail Garner of Bovey, MN; brother-in-law, Ryan Reed of Grand Rapids; parents-in-law, Judy Tollgaard of Grand Rapids, Terry Reed of Nashwauk, MN; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

A Celebration of Life will be Monday, November 18, 2019 from 12:00-3:30 PM at Wabana Town Hall, 30980 Clearwater Rd, Grand Rapids, MN.

Arrangements are with Rowe Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Grand Rapids, MN. To sign the online guestbook or send condolences visit

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