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Ronald Warns

Madison, SD - Ron Warns, age 80, died at Good Samaritan Center in Howard on September 21, 2015.

Ronald Walter Warns was born in Wentworth, SD on July 2, 1935 to Walter and Olga (Klostreich) Warns. He married Beverly Pitts at Madison on December 26, 1955.

He is survived by his wife - Beverly of Madison. One son - Marty (Sue) Warns of Madison. Two daughters - Marlys (Jeff) Arneson of Flandreau and Marsha (Craig ) Ellison of Madison. 10 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren. One sister - Linda (Jon) Johnson of Lakefield, MN.

He was preceded in death by his parents - his step mother - Dorothy Rasmussen-Warns and one infant son - Michael.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, September 26, 2015 at St Peter Lutheran Church in Wentworth with Rev Dewaine Doremus officiating. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery at Wentworth.

He grew up in Madison graduating from Madison High School. He attended General Beadle State College for two years. He served in the US Army during the Korean War. In 1959 he began working for the US Postal Service. He worked for the Post Office for 38 years retiring in 1997. After retirement he volunteered with Interlakes Community Action and delivered Meals on Wheels.

He was an active member of St Peters Lutheran Church in Wentworth having served at Treasurer, Vice President and taught Sunday school. He was a member of the National Association of Letter Carriers for 56 years.

There will be a prayer service at 7:00 PM on Friday at Weiland Funeral Chapel which is in charge of the arrangements.

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Published in The Argus Leader on Sept. 23, 2015
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