Jack Ranslow

2 December 2016
Jack Ranslow
Jack Ranslow

Jack R. Ranslow, age 67, died December 1st at home in Faribault after a lengthy battle with cancer. Jack worked at Carleton in Food Service and Custodial Services for 34 years, from 1975 until his retirement in 2009. Jack was well known on campus as always being friendly, kind, and positive, even after he got sick. He was a hard worker and a great person with whom to work. Jack was passionate about helping others and often volunteered at the Faribault prison and in the larger community.

Memorial services will be held at Bethel Ridge Church, Faribault, on Monday, December 5, 2016 at 2 p.m. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the services on Monday.

Jack is survived by his wife, three children, nine grandchildren, and one great grandchild.  A more complete obituary is at the Boldt Funeral Home website.

Please keep all of Jack’s family, friends, and former co-workers in your thoughts and prayers.

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  • 2016-12-02 21:05:14
    Becky Zrimsek

    Jack was a dear man and great colleague. He brightened my day so often - a great loss to our community. Condolences to his family.

  • 2016-12-05 11:19:08
    Elise Eslinger

    Jack was always there with a smile and a warm greeting.  He made the Carleton community stronger through his friendly demeanor and care for everyone with whom he interacted.  I have missed his presence on campus since his retirement.  My heart goes out to his family as they mourn this loss.