Husband, father, grandfather, brother, and uncle, Kenneth “Corkey” Ramsdell, age 78, of Roseville, Minnesota died peacefully at home on April 6, 2019.
Corkey grew up in Grantsburg, where he met and married Lenore Ryan. Corkey worked for Taystee Bread for a number of years. He continued his successful career at Pan-O-Gold Baking Company, where he rose to the position of Vice President of Sales. Corkey loved hunting, cards, and getting together with family and friends. After his retirement he enjoyed traveling and spending the winter months in Florida.
Corkey is survived by his loving wife, Lenore; children, Beth (Clyde) Ramsdell, Becky (Mike) Thyken, and Scott (Barb) Ramsdell; sister, Alice Ramsdell; grandchildren, Jeff (Susan), Kristina (Eric), Steven (Garrett), Jessica, Katie, Tyrell, Angela, Jennifer, Brian, and Jeff; great grandchild, Desmond, and many more family and friends.
He was preceded in death by parents, Frank and Esther Ramsdell; siblings, Bill, Phyllis, and Curt Ramsdell.
A visitation will be held April 17 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Mueller-Bies Funeral Home, 2130 N. Dale St., Roseville, MN 55113.
A memorial service will be held April 18 at 11:00 a.m. at Faith Lutheran Church in Grantsburg with a visitation one hour before the service.