Ronald H. “Ron” Burkard, of Le Mars, a Plymouth County native and lifelong resident, passed away Tuesday March 1, 2011 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, following a brief illness.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday March 5, 2011 at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church in Oyens, with Reverend Bill McCarthy officiating. Burial will be in the Parish Cemetery with Military Honors provided by the American Legion, Wasmer Post #241. Visitation will begin at 5:00 p.m. Friday at the Carlsen-Feuerstein Funeral Home in Le Mars, where there will be a Vigil Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m. Expressions of sympathy may be extended to the family through www.carlsenfuneralhome.com.