Ronald Carl Genschaw

11/06/1956 - 12/25/2018

Obituary for Ronald Carl Genschaw

Ronald C. Genschaw, 62, of Marquette, MI passed away suddenly on Christmas Day while vacationing at Copper Mountain, Colorado with family. Ron was born in Alpena, MI to Carl and Grace (Collins) Genschaw on Nov. 6, 1956 and graduated from Alpena High School and attended University of Detroit. Ron later moved to Marquette and attended Northern Michigan University. He tended bar at Northwoods restaurant then worked as a draftsman for Sundberg Carlson and Assoc. and most recently worked at Northern Michigan University.

Ron was an avid water and snow skier and especially enjoyed his time at his property on Sporley Lake. He was a friend to many and enjoyed making new acquaintances whenever he could. He loved football, was a Detroit Lions fan and watched them whenever possible.
Ron is survived by his brothers Charles (Kellie) Genschaw and Todd Genschaw, sister Gayle (Bill) Burd; nephews Christopher (Tabitha) Burd, David (Nikki) Burd, Chase (Alyssa) Genschaw, and Cole Genschaw and 3 great nephews.Ron was preceded in death by both of his parents.

A celebration of life for Ron will be held in the spring at Sporley Lake near Gwinn, MI.

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Prayers for this wonderful family. Randy was a wonderful man & friend of many, many years. We will cherish the many awesome memories & he will be missed 🙁
- Angel
I am so sorry to hear of Randy's passing. Sending prayers to the family.
I am so sorry to hear of Randy’s passing. Praying for the family. You will me missed by many. Love to you all. May God bless you all. Matthew 5:4 Blessed are they that mournful they shall be comforted.
- Cookie Smith
I'm still in shock. The world lost a good man, Randy. You were always an absolute hoot at the slot car track and a damn good cook for the lodge. You are going to be greatly missed
- Tia
I am really having a hard time believing that you are actually gone already. I dont feel that I had enough time with you. My girls(your granddaughters) and I will be missing you so so much. It's not going to be the same at home without u right next door. We love you more than you would have ever known!!! You will forever be in our hearts!!! We love you so so much daddy!!! Till we meet again!!!
- Mandi Tyler
A great man!!! RIP
- Kevin Guidry

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