Mass of Christian Burial for Ronald J. “Ron” Gerber, age 70, of Randolph, will be 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 31, 2022 at St. Jane Frances de Chantal Catholic Church in Randolph. Reverend John Andrews and Deacon Doug Tunink will officiate. Visitation will be Monday, May 30, 2022, 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. with a 7:00 p.m. Vigil at the church. Interment will be in the parish cemetery. The Mass will be livestreamed on the funeral home's website. Home for Funerals – Randolph is in charge of arrangements.
He passed away Friday, May 27. 2022 at Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk.
Ron was born July 31, 1951 in Sioux City, Iowa to Edward and Bernice (Clark) Gerber. He graduated from St. Frances High School in Randolph in 1969.
Ron farmed east of Randolph. He always enjoyed taking care of his animals and was quick to help family and friends tend to their animals. Ron loved to spoil his nieces and nephews. He was wonderful caregiver to his mother.
He is survived by his siblings Judy (Leonard) Kerkman of Clearwater, Ed Gerber of Schertz, TX, Glen Gerber of Randolph, Jeanette (Harold) Moes of Homer, and Roger (Mary) Gerber of Overland Park, KS, nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sister Karon Gerber.
Music will be provided by organist LaRee Gubbels and cantor Randy Borst. Pallbearers will be Preston Bodlak, Nolan Nordhues, Logan Nordhues, Doug Korth, Tim Korth, and Corey Buss. Honorary Pallbearers will be Darrin Nordhues, Don Nordhues, Dean Nordhues, Paul Korth, Dennis Burbach, Larry Kessler, Jim Billerbeck, Tom Moes, Brian Korth, and Keith Burbach.