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Ronald J. Carpenter


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Carpenter, Ronald J.

Ronald J. "Rollie" Carpenter, age 90, of Mesa, AZ, husband of Jane Ritchay Junk Carpenter, died Thursday, September 7, 2017 at Banner Baywood Medical Center, Mesa, AZ.

Private services will be held with burial at a later date in Calvary Cemetery in Wisconsin Rapids, WI.

Rollie was born April 26, 1927 in Duluth, MN to Louis and Della (Demo) Carpenter. He married Jane Ritchay Junk on June 22, 1994 in Duluth, MN. Rollie was the owner and operator of a Dairy Queen Franchise in Duluth, MN for many years. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II from July 23, 1945 until December 28, 1946.

Rollie is survived by his wife, Jane; sister, Lucy Lukins of Vista, CA; and stepchildren, Joanne (Henry) Stern, Catherine (Richard) Kaufman, Robert Junk, Sally Junk and Thomas (Lynn Johnsen) Junk.

Rollie was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, three sisters and step daughter-in-law, Julie Junk.
Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune on Sept. 11, 2017
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