July 14, 2018
9:00 - 10:00 AM
July 14, 2018
- 10:00 AM
Ronald Allen Jablinske, 58, Moorhead, MN passed away unexpectedly on Monday July 9, 2018 at Sanford Health in Fargo, ND.
Ron was born on February 12, 1960 in Grand Forks, ND to Herbert and Betty (Kuzel) Jablinske. While growing up, Ron worked with his dad hauling milk for his dad’s company, Herb’s Transport. He graduated from East Grand Forks Senior High School in 1978. While attending Bemidji State University, he was united in marriage to Sherrie Miller on September 19, 1980 in East Grand Forks, MN. Soon after, Ron graduated from Thief River Falls Technical College with a degree in Architectural Drafting. Ron and Sherrie lived in East Grand Forks, MN, where Ron started working at Xcel Energy, formerly NSP. Ron and family then moved to Eau Claire, WI, where they spent 7 years while Ron continued with Xcel Energy. In 1994, the family moved to Brainerd, MN, and in 1999 to Moorhead, MN where Ron retired from Xcel Energy after 32 years.
Ron enjoyed spending his time with his children and grandchildren. His family was his number one priority. He also enjoyed fishing and working on his dad’s ‘64 Chevy pickup which equaled his passion for his ‘55 Chevy Belair.
Ron is survived by his wife, Sherrie, of 37 years, of Moorhead, MN; three children: Kelly (Neil) Behan, Moorhead, MN; Kathryn Thomas, Moorhead, MN; Corey (LeAnn) Jablinske, Faribault, MN; two grandchildren, Owen Thomas and Ramsey Anderson, Moorhead, MN. Other survivors include his sisters, Debra Gerszewski, East Grand Forks, MN; Geraldine (David) Lenhart, Warren, MN; Nancy (Rob) McKay, East Grand Forks, MN; sisters-in-law Laurie Christianson, Northwood, ND; Julie (Mitch) Aarsvold, New Germany, MN; Jodi (Dave) Jenson, Twin Valley, MN and aunt Helen Adams, Grand Forks, ND; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Ron was proceeded in death by his parents and his brother-in-law, Miles Christianson.
Memorial Service will be Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 10am, with visitation one hour before service at Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo, ND. Luncheon to follow the service at funeral home and a gathering after the luncheon at the Holiday Inn Fargo.