September 21, 1960 - June 13, 2016


Ronald “Ron” Brian Stip, age 55, St. Cloud, MN died Monday, June 13, 2016 at his home in St. Cloud.

A memorial gathering celebrating Ron’s life will be Friday, June 17, 2016 from 4:00 to 8:00 PM at Benson Funeral Home, St. Cloud, MN.

Ron was born September 21, 1960 in St. Cloud, MN to Robert and Carol (Lehmeier) Stip. He was an avid Minnesota sports fan. Ron was a loving, compassionate, positive and energetic person. He also had a unique sense of humor and will be forever missed.

Survivors include son, Brandon Stip of Conway, AR; daughters, Taren Stip of Sauk Rapids, MN; Rhainnon Stip of Maple Lake, MN; mother, Carol Stip of St. Cloud, MN; brother and sisters, Larry Stip of St. Cloud, MN; Dianne (Mark) Lindblom of St. Cloud, MN; Judy (Peter) Maus of St. Cloud, MN; and four grandchildren, Keelan Komatz, Brody Stip, Braydon Stip and Zoey Kotzer.

He was preceded in death by his father and sister, Sandra Stip.