Passed away Thursday, August 5 at the University Hospital, Fairview after a long illness. Honoring his wishes, there will not be a funeral. He is survived by his children, Donna Ramsdell Olson (Kirk) and Paul W. Ramsdell (and his fiancee, Laura Benson); 5 grandchildren; his sister, Marjorie Ramsdell Baker of Marion, IA; and 2 nieces.

Published in Pioneer Press from Sept. 7 to Sept. 8, 2013