Ronald Klusmann

Ronald Klusmann, 82, Lake of the Ozark, Missouri and formerly of Minot, ND died on May 23, 2023 in an Osage Beach, Missouri care center.

Ronald Dale Klusmann was born on September 13, 1940 in New Salem, ND to Theodore and Stella (Tellmann) Klusmann. 

Ron married Sharon Vander Vorste on October 1, 1965.  Ron began his career with Montana Dakota Utilities in 1967 and continued as an accountant and office manager until he retired from MDU in 2003 and continued to reside in Minot until they moved to Lake Ozark, MO in 2016.

Ron was a former member of the Minot Lions Club, a volunteer with the United Way in Minot and in the Lake Ozark Noon Club Rotary in Osage Beach, MO.  He enjoyed traveling, building and flying radio- controlled airplanes, reading and gardening.

Ron’s loving family includes his wife of 57 years: Sharon; daughter: Jennifer (Tony) Reahr of Sunrise Beach, MO; grandchildren:  Mandee (Jacob) Allen and Andrew Reahr; great grandchildren:  Ellie and Rhett Allen; nieces, nephew and several cousins.

Ron was preceded in death by his parents, brother: Kenneth (Helen) Klusmann and niece: Tracy

Celebration of Life:  June 3, 2023 Visitation from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. with Service starting at 3:00 p.m. at Hedges Scott Funeral Home – Osage Beach, MO.

Memorial Graveside Service:  June 16, 2023 at 12 p.m. in the North Dakota Veterans Cemetery – rural Mandan, ND.

Celebration of Life:  June 17, 2023 from 1pm to 5pm The Hampton Inn – Minot, ND

Memorials to 2023 Walk to End Alzheimer’s – Lake of the Ozarks:
Alzheimer's Association c/o Lake of the Ozarks WTEA
Team ID#: 800552
11433 Olde Cabin Road Suite 100
St. Louis, MO 63141