|Remembering Ronald Burrows|
Ronald Ralph Burrows, building services technician, facilities management, died Dec. 22 at his Grand Forks home. He was 66.
Burrows, the son of Ralph and Elaine Burrows, was born May 6, 1942, in Brainerd, Minn. He traveled to Alaska when he was still in school. He graduated from Lathrop High School in Fairbanks, Alaska. He moved back to Brainerd in 1964 and moved to Grand Forks in 1999 where he was employed as a building services technician.
He married Donna Burrows Feb. 17, 2002.
He is survived by his wife Donna; daughters Ronny-Marie Burrows (Joseph) Taylor, Taya (Robert) DeWitt; sons Troy Petersen, Thor Freeburg and Ty Freeburg; 13 grandchildren, eight great grandchildren, brother Randy (Sheryl) Burrows, two nephews, and one niece.
He was preceded in death by his parents, daughter Gail Marie Burrows, and great grandson Scott Coldiron.
A memorial liturgy was held Dec. 27 at the Gregory J. Norman Funeral Home in Grand Forks.