|Stanley Ranum, 83|
|Written by TRF Times|
Plummer - Stanley Ranum, 83, died on Sunday, October 9, 2005 at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, N.D.
Funeral Services were held on Saturday, October 15, at the Johnson Funeral Service in Thief River Falls, with Rev. Jonathan Dodson officiating. Casket bearers included Dave Clements, Michael Brekke, Larry Anenson, Terry Anenson, Bobbi Sue Brekke, Gary Anenson and Patti Mayer.
Stanley Ranum was born December 14, 1921 on a farm near Wannaska, the son of Alfred and Hulda (Johnson) Ranum. Stanley was happily married to Violet Senum for sixty years. He worked as a carpenter and contractor for 60 years.
Stanley enjoyed life and being with family and friends.
Stanley is survived by his by his beloved wife, Violet of Plummer; one son, Roger Ranum of Plummer; three daughters, Jane (Robert) Anenson of Mounds View, Sandy (Larry) Anenson of St. Hilaire and Susan (Bob) Brekke of Plummer; 11 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; brothers, Lloyd Ranum and Sidney Ranum, both of Viking; sisters, Elsie Hodik of Warren and Isabelle Krohn of Willmar; step brothers, Oscar (Bud) and Oral; step-sister, Marceline Grundhaus; and half sisters, Delores Forland and Margaret Lind.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Virgil; sisters, Florence and Alice; brothers, Knut, Johnny, Sanford and Glenn; and step brother, Maynard.