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Ronald R. Giedd

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Ronald R. Giedd

St. Paul, MN - Ronald R. Giedd, 63, of St. Paul, MN (formerly of Sioux Falls), died Mon., Jan. 25, 2016 at St. John's Hospital, Maplewood, MN. His funeral service will be 10 AM Sat., Jan. 30 at Church of the Gate in Sioux Falls. Visitation begins at 6 PM Fri., Jan. 29 at George Boom Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Sioux Falls, where the family will greet friends from 6-8 PM.

Ronald Ray Giedd, son of Raymond and Lillian (Raucher) Giedd, was born Jan. 8, 1953 in Wagner, SD. He later moved with his family to Sioux Falls, where he graduated from Washington High School.

Ron married Julie Richter on Sept. 10, 1971 at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Sioux Falls.

Ron was a man of infinite interests. He had MANY hobbies and especially loved computer programming. In addition, he was the drummer for the band The Grapes of Wrath and a member of Toastmasters International.

Survivors include his loving wife of 44 years, Julie; a son, Chad (Angela) Giedd, St. Paul; 2 grandchildren, Claudia and Theo Giedd; a sister, Dianne Buus, Sioux Falls; many dear brothers and sisters-in-law; and nieces and nephews who coined his nickname, "Uncle Dirt". Ron was preceded in death by his parents, Raymond and Lillian.

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Published in The Argus Leader on Jan. 27, 2016
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