In memory of
John Ransom
MINDEN - John Ransom, 72, of Kearney died Sunday, Dec. 27, 2020, at Bethany Homes in Minden. Private family funeral services will be Saturday at O'Brien Straatmann Redinger Funeral Home in Kearney with the Rev. Mitch Ivey officiating. Interment will follow at Kearney Cemetery. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Friday at O'Brien Straatmann Redinger Funeral Home in Kearney. -- John Robert Ransom was born Dec. 19, 1948, in Kearney to Gene and Bonnie (Montgomery) Ransom. He graduated from Kearney High School in 1967. After graduating from Kearney State College, he moved to Alliance where he worked for Lampert Building Center. John later returned to Kearney where he worked for West Company, Winnelectric and Ask Supply. John attended Grace Fellowship Church. He enjoyed camping, boating, trains and Bible study with brothers and sisters of the Lord. Survivors include his sister, Jackie Mercer and husband Steve of Kearney; sister-in-law Ruth Ransom of Franklin; nieces and nephews, Chad Mercer and wife Angie, Karl and wife Karena, all of Kearney, Jennifer Trompke and husband Jerry, Patricia Schurman and husband Ed and Terri Wenninghoff, all of Franklin. John was preceded in death by his parents; infant brother; and brother Jim Ransom. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Grace Fellowship Church or AseraCare Hospice of Kearney. Visit www.osrfh.com to leave condolences online.
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In memory of
John Ransom
MINDEN - John Ransom, 72, of Kearney died Sunday, Dec. 27, 2020, at Bethany Homes in Minden. Private family funeral services will be Saturday at O'Brien Straatmann Redinger Funeral Home in Kearney with the Rev. Mitch Ivey officiating. Interment will follow at Kearney Cemetery. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Friday at O'Brien Straatmann Redinger Funeral Home in Kearney. -- John Robert Ransom was born Dec. 19, 1948, in Kearney to Gene and Bonnie (Montgomery) Ransom. He graduated from Kearney High School in 1967. After graduating from Kearney State College, he moved to Alliance where he worked for Lampert Building Center. John later returned to Kearney where he worked for West Company, Winnelectric and Ask Supply. John attended Grace Fellowship Church. He enjoyed camping, boating, trains and Bible study with brothers and sisters of the Lord. Survivors include his sister, Jackie Mercer and husband Steve of Kearney; sister-in-law Ruth Ransom of Franklin; nieces and nephews, Chad Mercer and wife Angie, Karl and wife Karena, all of Kearney, Jennifer Trompke and husband Jerry, Patricia Schurman and husband Ed and Terri Wenninghoff, all of Franklin. John was preceded in death by his parents; infant brother; and brother Jim Ransom. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Grace Fellowship Church or AseraCare Hospice of Kearney. Visit www.osrfh.com to leave condolences online.
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About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improving forest health, improving area watersheds, and will provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

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About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

Sku: tre-tim-100

 

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. New trees will be planted in the Superior National Forest, located in northeastern Minnesota, and planting will take place at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall) by a team of certified arborists.

Product Details:

  • A digital (PDF) certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s Legacy guest book, noting your contribution.
  • An entry in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improving forest health, improving area watersheds, and will provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

Your choice to plant memorial trees not only honors the life and legacy of your loved one but also helps to improve and preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

Sku: tre-tim-x
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