Ron Petersen

Beloved Son, Brother,

Father and a very special

friend to so many. Ron

grew up at Rice Lake, liv-

ing in the serenity of the

outdoors. He loved fishing

and hunting and spending

time with family and


In his adult years Ron

acquired excellent carpen-

try skills and worked hard

every day. Ron is a proud

father of two beautiful

children, Zach 25 and

Courtney 19.

Ron was a very compas-sionate father to his chil-

dren. He was loved by all

who were put in his path.

We have all been blessed

to have had time to feel

the love of his heart.

Preceded in death by:

father, Pete Petersen.

Surviving family: moth-

er, Leonon Petersen; chil-

dren, Zach and Courtney

Petersen; sister, Cindy

Knudtson; and brother,

Randy Petersen; mother of

Ron’s children, Shelly

Rowell; niece, Icy Peter-

sen; nephew, Bandon


We would like to also

thank the Minot Police

Department, detectives,

all friend volunteers and

non-friend volunteers

who helped with the

search of Ron. A SPECIAL

THANK YOU to the two

volunteers with the hel-

icopter who were able to

finally locate Ron. God

bless all involved. No

words can express our