Ronald Herbert Endorf

Dates

September 25, 1948 - April 6, 2019

Obituary

Ronald Herbert Endorf, 70, of Mitchell, SD, passed away on Saturday, April 6, 2019, at Brady Vasek Villa in Mitchell, SD. Funeral services will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Alexandria on Saturday, April 13, at 10:30 a.m. Visitation to greet family and friends will start at 9:00 a.m. at the church until the time of the service. Arrangements by Bittner Funeral Chapel.

Ronald Herbert Endorf was born on September 25, 1948, in Mitchell, SD, to Herbert and Eleanor (Roster) Endorf. He attended  Edgerton Independent Consolidated School in Farmer, SD and graduated in May of 1966. He then enrolled at Southern State College in Springfield, SD, and graduated with a degree in mechanics. He worked at Moorman’s Manufacturing in Alexandria for 26 years. He also worked at Sioux Nation Feed and Vet Supply out of Sioux Falls delivering feed to area farmers. Ron then started working at Avera Queen of Peace Hospital in Mitchell in the housekeeping department until he retired. In 2015, he moved into an apartment in Mitchell at Brady Home, but then shortly after was transferred over to the Vasek Villa for his remaining years.

Ron was a dedicated New York Yankees fan and loved to watch all their baseball games. He also served as an umpire for baseball games in Alexandria and Mitchell. He was a member of St. Mary of Mercy Catholic Church in Alexandria. For a few years, he was a catcher for a fast pitch softball team in Mitchell. He also spent a lot of his summers helping his Uncle Bud Roster on his farm.

Those left behind are his two sons, Kelly (Tracey) Endorf of Epiphany, SD, and Ben (Kelli) Endorf of Epiphany, SD; his eight grandchildren, Paige, Kendra, Carter, Conner, Erica, Brooke, Drew and Luke Endorf; two sisters, Bonnie (Robert) Coy of Sioux Falls and Jerri (Lanning) Edwards of Mitchell; eight nieces and nephews and many cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents, Herbert and Eleanor Endorf, maternal and paternal grandparents, and many aunts and uncles.


Visitation(s)

Date
Saturday, April 13, 2019
Time
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Location
St. Mary of Mercy Catholic Church
220 5th Street
Alexandria, SD 57311

Service

Date
Saturday, April 13, 2019
Time
10:30 AM
Location
St. Mary of Mercy Catholic Church
220 5th Street
Alexandria, SD 57311

Cemetery

St. Mary of Mercy Catholic Cemetery
Alexandria, SD 57311


Posted by Lee and Betty Schaefers on April 13, 2019
Thinking of all the Endorfs at this time of Ronnie’s passing!! He is now pain free of this diabetes 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻
Posted by Carm Roster on April 12, 2019
Ben, Kelly, Jerri, Bonnie and families so sorry for your loss. He is now free of pain and enjoying his heavenly rewards. Blessings to all.
Posted by Skip and Carol Mayhew on April 12, 2019
Our deepest sympathies to Ronnie’s family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Posted by Veronica Arens-Hix on April 12, 2019
Sorry for your loss, Ronnie was a fun loving classmate in good old Farmer high 1966
Posted by Curt and Jonilyn Gau on April 11, 2019
So sorry for your loss. Sympathies and prayers to Ron’s family.
Posted by Curt and Jonilyn Gau on April 11, 2019
So sorry for your loss. Sympathies and prayers to Ron’s family.
Posted by Tom and Karen Hueners on April 11, 2019
We are very sorry for the loss of your father Ben.
Posted by Bob and Carol Matthaei on April 11, 2019
Sorry for your loss, Ben. Our thoughts and prayers are with and your family.
Posted by Gloria Assmus Garcia on April 10, 2019
My sincere sympathy to all of Ronnie’s family. May he now be at peace.
Posted by Ron Sandine on April 10, 2019
So sorry for the passing of your father--our prayers are with you all.
Posted by Joani nelsen on April 10, 2019
My sympathy Bonnie
Posted by Mary Olinger on April 10, 2019
So sorry to hear about Ronnie. Will keep you in my prayers for strength & acceptance.
Posted by KEITH & Evelyn (Schaefers) Waldron on April 10, 2019
We are so sorry for your loss! Our thoughts and prayers for Ronnie's family.
Posted by Janet Kizer on April 10, 2019
My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Posted by Paul Larson on April 9, 2019
Hey Ben, I feel saddened by your father’s passing and wanted to let you know I was thinking of you.
Posted by Kori Clarambeau on April 9, 2019
Was so sorry to hear of Ron"s passing, I will miss giving him a hard time about his SDSU Wear!! I'd always give him a thumbs up when he was out walking around the Vasek Villa. You have mine and mom's prayers. Lois & Kori Clarambeau
Posted by Vicky Brooks Bailey on April 9, 2019
Jeri so sorry for your loss. Prayers to all.
Posted by Shirley Wuertzer on April 9, 2019
So sorry for your loss. Prayers to all
Posted by Butch and Diane Miller on April 9, 2019
Our sympathy.
Posted by Marge wagner on April 9, 2019
Sorry for your loss you have my sympathy and prayers
Posted by Dorothy Bahmuller on April 9, 2019
So sorry for your loss. May you be comforted during this difficult time.
Posted by Don wenande on April 9, 2019
Sorry for your loss ! Ronnie and I had a lot of fun together working at Mormons and years afterwards kidding each other all the time. He always made me laugh!
Posted by Dick and carol kunkel on April 9, 2019
So sorry for your loss. May Gods blessings be with all the family.
Posted by Deb Oftedahl on April 8, 2019
So sorry for your loss. I always enjoyed visiting with Ron when he worked at the hospital.
Posted by Mari Pahl on April 8, 2019
So sorry for your loss.
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