October 16, 1956 - April 8, 2015


A Graveside Service will full military honors will take place at 12:00 PM on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery in Little Falls for Ron J. Rakowski who died Wednesday in St. Cloud.

Ron was born on October 16, 1956 in Appleton to John and Harriet (Muehlbauer) Rakowski. He retired after being a Captain in the National Guard for 20 years. Ron enjoyed hunting, home improvements, woodworking, trivia, and playing the guitar.

Ron is survived by his children, Jennifer (Tyson) Wohlers of Clearwater, Steven (Andrea Harris) of Alexandria; significant other, Janet Lindahl of St. Cloud; grandchildren, Blake Rakowski, Mason Ascher, Kailee Loehrer, Ashlee Loehrer, Brandon Loehrer, Parker Hayman; brothers and sisters, Andrea (Dick) Crosby of Odessa, Lori (Mark) Leuthardt of Benson, Joe Rakowski of Kerkhoven, Francis Rakowski of Monticello and David Rakowski of North Carolina.

Ron was preceded in death by his parents and brothers, John and Jim Rakowski.