September 22, 1957 - April 24, 2015


Services celebrating the life of Ronald B. Anderson, age 57 of Baxter, will be 2:00 PM, Tuesday, April 28 at the Miller-Carlin Funeral Home Chapel in St. Cloud. Burial will be in Northstar Cemetery. Ron died Friday at his mother’s home in St. Cloud after a brief illness. There will be a visitation after 1:00 PM Tuesday at the funeral home in St. Cloud.

Ron was born September 22, 1957, in Minneapolis to Allen and Audrey (Swenson) Anderson. He grew up in Moose Lake and graduated from the Moose Lake High School. He moved to White Bear Lake and then settled in Baxter where he has lived for over 30 years. He owned “Captian Ron’s” bar in Staples for several years. He sold the bar two years ago and authored a children’s book, “Quack, the Lucky Duckling.” He has donated proceeds from the sale of each book to Camp Confidence in East Gull Lake, MN.

Ron is survived by his mother, Audrey Anderson, St. Cloud; his brothers, Timothy (Marilyn) Anderson St. Cloud and Terry (Katie) Anderson, St. Cloud. He is also survived by his daughter, Katelyn Hendricks and a grandson.

He is preceded in death by his father, Allen Anderson in 2009.