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Obituary for Ronald Joseph Nohava

Ronald Joseph

The Family of Ronald Joseph Nohava 63, of White Bear Lake, Minnesota are heartbroken to announce the passing of our beloved Ron. On the morning of Sunday, January 8th, 2023 Ron passed peacefully in the loving arms of his wife of 42 years, Sandra, son Carson and his immediate family after fiercely battling complications of covid 19. 

Ronald Joseph Nohava was born to Clarence and Dorothy Nohava in St. Paul, Minnesota on February 6th, 1959. Ron was the fourth born of eight children. 

Ron was an avid Outdoorsman who lived for life in the outdoors. In 1980 Ron married his best friend Sandra Slosson and spent the next 25 years hunting, fishing and traveling the world. In the spring of 2010 Ron became a father. His greatest joy in life was watching Carson enjoy school activities, sports and passing along his love for the outdoors and travel, while watching him grow into a young man. Ron lived big, worked hard and loved with all his heart. He will be dearly missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing him.

Ron was preceded in death by his father Clarence and two nieces Ashley and Barb Nohava. 

Survived by his wife Sandra; son Carson; mother Dorothy; brothers Donald (Pam), Dennis (Karen), Ed (Sarah); and sisters Kathy (Warner) Jahr, MaryAnn Wendel, Janice Hulkonen and Sue (Tom) Hagert.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11AM Tuesday, January 17th, 2023 at ST. JUDE OF THE LAKE CATHOLIC CHURCH, 700 Mahtomedi Ave, Mahtomedi, Minnesota. Visitation will be held Monday, January 16th, 2023 from 5-7pm at Honsa Family Funeral Home, 2460 East County Road E, White Bear Lake,  and one hour before Mass at Church.

Following the Mass, Internment will be at St Mary of the the Lake Cemetery, Stillwater St, White Bear Lake, Minnesota