Ronald Burton FasteenRonald Burton Fasteen age 83, of Detroit Lakes Minnesota passed away in his sleep on April 30, 2013. Ron was born on July 21, 1929 to Milton and Agnes Fasteen in Virginia MN. Ron moved to Detroit Lakes Minnesota shortly following his graduation from Virginia High School were he met his future wife Helen Mae Wolff of Waubun, MN. Ron and Helen were married on April 22, 1951 before his enlistment in the United States Army in 1953.
Ron served with the United States Army during the Korean War where learned his trade in the correspondence business. Following his discharge from the military, Ron, Helen, and son Bruce returned to the Detroit Lakes area where he began his 47+ year career with the Detroit Lakes newspaper.