Obituary of Ronald K Scheel
Ronald K Scheel was born October 27, 1959 in Mpls, MN to Gene and Cecilia Scheel. He was the second born twin, his brother Donald was first. He started life in New Brighton later moving with the family to the farm in Elk River, MN. Ron comes from a large family, he has 6 brothers Doug, Roger, Jeff, Greg, Don, Tim, and one sister Jean Marie aka Toots. He always enjoyed the large family gatherings at the farm.
He met his wife Veronica 26 years ago. They managed to blend their Brady bunch of children together into a large happy family of their own. As a family they put in a lot of work together creating a beautiful home and yard for all to enjoy. Ron with his chainsaw, the rest as his helpers they cleared over 3 acres of woods. This truly blended the family whether it was the children conspiring how to get out of it, or Ron and Veronica teaming up to get them back to work. Lots of memories were made.
Ron is survived by his wife, Veronica; children Crystal (Dave) Rife, Matthew Scheel, Felicia (James)Spencer, Cassandra Waalk, Raymond (Skylar Andrews)Waalk, Emma (Mathew Burkstrand)Scheel; grandchildren Jaymin , Javarus, April, Haiden, and Savannah; siblings Doug(Sherry), Roger, Jeanne Marie, Jeff (Marianne), Greg, Don,Tim (Shawn);and several dozen nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews; preceded in death by his parents Eugene and Cecilia Scheel also infant sister Rhonda.
Ron will be remembered as a wonderful husband, father, mentor, brother, and best friend. We will celebrate his life Saturday September 5th 2020. Details will follow.