A Celebration of Life will be held 1:00pm May 18th at the Babbitt Golf Course.
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Obituary

Ronald Louis Freeman

April 29, 1954 – April 23, 2024

Ronald Louis Freeman, 69, of Babbitt Minnesota, passed away peacefully April 23rd 2024 at St Mary’s Medical Center in Duluth Minnesota.

Ron was born April 29th, 1954 in Vancouver, Washington to parents Edwin Freeman and Bernice (Santa) Jezierski.

Ron had a way of making anyone and everyone laugh or chuckle and made everyone feel at home.  He loved the outdoors.  Whether it was fishing, hunting, driving the golf cart, or just relaxing in the sun, if it was nice weather, he’d be outside.

Ron graduated from Cherry High School in 1973.  From there he learned Culinary Arts and graduated from Hibbing Area Vocational Technical Institute in 1975. Ron has worked many jobs over the years, gaining countless friends along the way.

Ron is survived by brother Tom Freeman (Linda) of Rapid City South Dakota, Uncle Donald Santa, daughter Jessica Weaver of Rapid City South Dakota, son Ronald Louis Freeman Jr of Hibbing Minnesota, grandchildren Tara Nazario, Trisha Schmader, Taylor Mitchell and Shawn Murray,  along with many cousins, nieces and nephews.

Ron was preceded in death by his parents; brother Larry Freeman and Twin brother Donald Freeman.

A Celebration of Life will be held 1:00pm May 18th at the Babbitt Golf Course.

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