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Ronald Leo Grasse Sr.

November 20, 1959 — October 3, 2023

Elephant Butte, NM


Graveside services for Ronald Leo Grasse Sr. will be held on Wednesday, October 11, 2023 at 1:00 p.m. at Cortez Cemetery. Military Honors will be provided by VFW Post #5231.

Ronald Leo Grasse, Sr., 63, a resident of Elephant Butte, NM, died on Tuesday, October 3, 2023.  He was born on November 20, 1959, in Riverside, CA to Charles R. and Ruby Patricia (Pate) Grasse.

Ronald was a proud veteran of the U.S. Army. He was a jack of all trades-showing his talents in welding, construction and motor building, to name a few.  Ronald was most happy outdoors, where he could collect rocks and fish.

Survivors include his father, Charles R. Grasse; children, Ronald L. Grasse, Jr. (Marissa) and Cassandra L. Masemore (Ben); grandchildren, Jesse, Fiona, Aubrie, Kaylie, Isaiah, Ava, Mateo, and Tristan; and siblings – Richard Grasse (Bualee), Jeri Winkles (Mark) and Janice Grasse. He was preceded in death by his mother, Ruby Patricia Grasse, and uncle, Leo Grasse.


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Wednesday, October 11, 2023

1:00 - 2:00 pm (Mountain time)

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