May 11, 1947 - December 2, 2015


Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, December 7, 2015 at Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home in Sauk Rapids for Ronald G. Burczyk, age 68, who passed away Wednesday at the St. Cloud VA Medical Center. Rev. Jerry Dalseth will officiate and burial will be at the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery near Little Falls. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Sunday and one hour prior to the services Monday at the funeral home in Sauk Rapids. There will be a prayer service at 6:30 p.m. on Sunday evening at the funeral home in Sauk Rapids.

Ronald Gregory Burczyk was born May 11, 1947 to Walter & Lavinia (Held) Burczyk Sr. in St. Cloud. He served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. Ron married Beverly Zormeier in 1969, they were later divorced and she passed away in 1983. He worked as a mechanic for Eich Motors in St. Cloud. Ron was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church. He was an antique, stamp and coin collector, and enjoyed woodworking, crossword puzzles and reading. Ron was a strong willed person with a strong personality and a good sense of humor.

Survivors include his daughters, Amy (Steve) Hommer of Big Lake and Linda (Shawn) Fitzgerald of Sartell; sisters and brothers, Peggy Arseneau of Sauk Rapids, Karen (Jim) Lamar of Sauk Rapids, Shirley (Bob) Brannan of St. Cloud, Susie (Rob) Martin of Waite Park, Butch (Donna) Burczyk of Rice, Connie (Kathy Maloney) Burczyk St. Cloud and Martin Burczyk of New Richland; five grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Ron was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Richard and Bernard; brothers-in-law, Elmer Manthey and Keith Arseneau; grandson, Tyler Burczyk and nephew Randy Burczyk.