Ronald “Ronnie” Eugene Jansen

 Ronald “Ronnie” Eugene Jansen, 57, of Pocahontas, passed away on Saturday, October 29, 2016, at the Pocahontas Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center in Pocahontas. Ronnie was born on January 8, 1959, in Pocahontas, to Frank and Clarice Pettigrew Jansen. Ronnie was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church in Pocahontas. He worked for many years as a firefighter for the City of Pocahontas and was a member of the Knights of Columbus. Ronnie is preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Larry Jansen and Frankie Jansen. Ronnie is survived by his sons, Seth Jansen of Jonesboro and Aaron Jansen of Pocahontas; brother, David (Kathy) Jansen of Reyno; sisters, Rene Tyler of Pocahontas, and Debbie (Donnie) Hibbard of Pocahontas. Visitation will be held in the chapel of the Fears Family Funeral Home on Wednesday, November 2, 2016, from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.; rosary following at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m., on Thursday, November 3, 2016, at St. Paul Catholic Church in Pocahontas with Reverend Athanasius Okeiyi officiating. Burial will follow in St. Paul Cemetery. Honored to serve as pallbearers are Howard Thielemier, Paul McQuay, Greg DeClerk, Gordy Thielemier, Ronnie Tyler, and Donnie Hibbard. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Knights of Columbus 2443, 1002 Convent Street, Pocahontas, AR 72455  

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