Ronald Lee Fleischer was born Nov. 26, 1957 in Rochester to Mary Hegge. He was adopted by Harry and Doloras Fleischer. He lived his early years in Minneapolis and then the family moved to Oak Grove. Ron graduated from St. Francis High School, Class of 1975. He married Carol Englund on Sept. 14, 1985 and they have made their home in Isanti. Ronald owned and operated Speedy Copy Printing and Graphics in Ramsey. He was an avid fan of dirt track racing, car owner, pit crew and sponsor. He loved his animals, doing yard work, gardening, hunting and traveling. Ronald loved his family and his girls were the light of his life.
Ronald was preceded in death by his parents, Doloras and Harry Fleischer. He is survived by his wife, Carol of Isanti; 2 daughters, Kendra and Kaitlin Fleischer both of Isanti; his birth mother, Mary Hegge of Rochester; mother and father-in-law, Jean and Kenneth Englund of Isanti; and by many other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 25, 2012 at Long Lake Lutheran Church in rural Isanti with Rev. Matt Flom officiating. Visitation will be at the church from 4 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, May 24. Pallbearers are Jay Englund, Andy Englund, Justin Anderson, Jon Fleischer, Mike Reinke and Andy Jones. Burial will be in Long Lake Community Cemetery. Arrangements were entrusted to the care of Strike Funeral Home – Isanti Chapel.