Ronald Ralph Bistodeau, 57, of Big Lake, formerly of Albertville, died Sunday, May 1, 2011, at New River Medical Center in Monticello.
He was born April 20, 1954, in Princeton, to Robert A. and LaVerne C. (Weidenbach) Bistodeau.
He graduated from Elk River High School in 1973.
As a young man, he helped his parents on the family farm raising beef and hogs.
A memorial service will be held Sunday, May 8 at 4 p.m. at The Peterson Chapel St. Michael-Albertville Funeral Home. Private interment will be at St. Albert’s Cemetery. A time of gathering before the service will begin at 3 p.m.
Mr. Bistodeau is survived by a sister and brothers, Mary Lee (Allan) Hetrick of Zimmerman, Duane (Theresa) of Monticello, Dennis of Big Lake and James (Cindy) of Albertville; nieces, nephews, a host of other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents.