Ramona J. Stone

A funeral service was held Friday, January 16, 2015 at the United Lutheran Church, Grand Forks for Ramona J. Stone, 80, Grand Forks.

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Posted on 1/16/15

She died Saturday, January 10, 2015 in Northwood Deaconess Health Center, Northwood.

Interment at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at the ND Veterans Cemetery, Mandan.

Ramona was born on November 26, 1934 in Leroy, the daughter of Author and Agnes (Longtin) Beaudoin. She was raised in Leroy. She married Floyd L. Stone on Nov. 11, 1953. They lived in St. Paul, Minn., Cartwright, Upham, Starkweather, Calvin, Langdon, Walhalla, Drayton, and retired in Grand Forks. She loved playing cards, BINGO, baking, canning and entertaining family and friends. She worked as a cook for many years, worked in a bakery, and ran a daycare for a couple years.

She is survived by her children, Dean (Eleanor) Stone, and Candace Stone, both of Grand Forks;  one grandson, Justin Stone, Grand Forks; sisters, Elaine Gendron, Walhalla, Gerry (Curtis) Herman, Minot, Pat (Ray) Rossenberg, Byron, Wyo.; a brother, Duane (Joann) Beaudoin, Mariposa, Calif.;  and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, four sisters, two brothers, and one brother-in-law.

Amundson Funeral Home in Grand Forks is in charge of arrangements. Online guestbook is available at