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2460 East County Road E
White Bear Lake, MN 55110
Phone: (651) 429-6172
Milton Ripley

Milton Dean Ripley

Wednesday, June 15th, 1938 - Saturday, December 5th, 2020
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Milton Dean
Age 82
Of White Bear Lake, Minnesota
Preceded in death by son, Joseph Harlan; parents, Chester and Stella; siblings, Art and Elaine (Bill) Unger; in-laws, Joe and Gertrude Riegert. Survived by his wife of 55 years, Joanne Ripley (nee Riegert), children, Julie, Sarah (Phercie) Orille and Ronald. Grandchildren Toby (Natalie), Connor (Erin) and Cecilia; sister-in-law, Alice; and several nieces and nephews. Milton was a 1956 graduate of Monroe High School. He worked for the St. Paul Hotel and was a cabinet maker. He then worked at a pizza parlor until he got a job as a CAD Designer for Buckbee Mears, where he worked for 39 years before retiring. Milton worked part time at a woodworker's store. He was a talented woodworker, Master Craftsman and an all-around handy man. Milton loved to travel, he and his wife Joanne traveled to all 50 states. He was also an avid outdoorsman; he took his family on numerous camping trips. Milton was also the Cub Leader and Assistant District Commissioner from 1976-1993.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11AM Thursday, December 10, 2020 at HONSA FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 2460 East County Road E, WBL, visitation one hour before Mass at Funeral Home. Interment St. Mary's Cemetery, WBL. Due to Covid-19, everyone is required to wear a face mask and practice social distancing.
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  • Visitation

    Thursday, December 10th, 2020 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    Thursday, December 10th, 2020 10:00am - 11:00am
    Honsa Family Funeral Home
    2460 East County Road E
    WHITE BEAR LAKE, Minnesota 55110
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  • Mass of Christian Burial

    Honsa Family Funeral Home
    2460 East County Road E
    WHITE BEAR LAKE, Minnesota 55110
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    Father T.J. McKenzie
  • Interment

    Saint Mary of the Lake
    Stillwater Street
    White Bear Lake, MN 55110
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Phil Bellefeuille

Posted at 12:42pm
Sorry to hear about Milton. My sympathy to you and family.

Ronald Christensen

Posted at 09:22am
On behalf of Sharon and myself and the Class of 1961 we send our sincere condolences to you, Joanne, and your family. We are very sorry for your loss. Peace by with you. Ron

Alice, Denise and Deb

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