Ronald W. Reinke

Jan. 21, 1949-March 6, 2019

Ron W. Reinke passed

in peace Wednesday,

March 6, 2019, at the age

of 70.

Ron was preceded in

death by his father Walter

Reinke and survived by

his mother Mildred

Reinke, and his siblings:

Margaret Brink, Bonnie

Deegan, Mike Reinke and

Doug Reinke. He was a

loving father of his twin

daughters, Amanda

Mitchell and Laura

Reinke. He was a proud

grandfather of Alexandra

Norton, Miranda Dols-

man, Tyler Dolsman, Gar-

rett Dolsman, and Au-

tumn Dolsman and a

great-grandfather of Dillon


Ron was born January

21, 1949, in Bottineau,

North Dakota. He spent

his early years in Upham,

ND. He graduated from

Bottineau High School in

1967. In 1974 he joined

the U.S. Army and was

stationed at Fitzsimons in

Aurora, Colorado. He

lived in Leadville, Colora-do, for several years and

worked as an electrician

at the Black Cloud Mining

Company. He later moved

back to Denver, where he

eventually retired from

Xcel Energy in 2012.

Ron had a passion for

the outdoors, specifically

interested in geology and

loved to collect rocks,

along with an interest in

wood work. He spent time

watching his grandkids at

their sporting events,

spent quality time with

family for holidays, and

found joy in travel and ex-

ploration in the moun-

tains. He was known for

his generous personality

and his kind and compas-sionate spirit.

Private family services

were held and celebration

of life will be announced

at a later date.

Obituary at: All

Veterans Burial and Cre-