Dorothy J. Ronchak, 65, of Falcon Heights, died of pancreatic cancer Sept. 10, 2017, surrounded by her family in her home.

She was preceded in death by her parents, David and Lucille Funkhouser. She is survived by her husband, Ron; children, Jeanne, Daniel, William and Stephen (Jennifer); siblings, Lucy Oswald, Robert Funkhouser (Linda), Mary Haus, Gladys Ackermann (Karl), George Funkhouser (Teresa) and Jane Nelson (Dale).

Dorothy enjoyed sewing, making quilts for the homeless, knitting hats and booties for babies, and volunteering with the White Bear Lake Relay for Life for many years. Her energy and enthusiasm will be greatly missed by all.

Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Sept. 15 at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, with interment at Roselawn Cemetery.

Leave a Reply