Ronald J. Harsma

Ronald J. Harsma “Ron” of Yorba Linda, California, died Monday, October 11, 2021 at his home. He was born March 2, 1964 in Worthington, Minnesota to Rey and Shirley Wasko Harsma. He graduated from El Camino Real High School in 1982, and later joined the Navy in 1984.

Ron married Rebecca Lewis in 1993 in Las Vegas, Nevada and then moved to Ferndale, Ca. After his divorce he moved back to Orange County, California and worked for Mission Sheet Metal for five years before starting his own business called R&R Rain Gutters with his brother Randy.

He and his brother shared a passion for cars such as Fords. He enjoyed watching Nascar Racing, baseball, and football teams play such as the Minnesota Twins and the Vikings.

He was an active member of the Cornerstone Church of Anaheim, California — where he served as a greeter every Sunday morning, sharing his big smile and joy for the Lord.

He was baptized as an infant on April 19, 1964 at St. Matthews Lutheran Church in Worthington, Minnesota. As an adult he received a water immersed Christian baptism at the Cornerstone Church in Anaheim, California on August 16, 2020.

Ron is survived by his parents, one sister Susan Coates of Eastvale, Ca. and one brother Randy of Yorba Linda, Ca. Ron also had three nieces, Jennifer, Caitlyn, and Ashley and two nephews Matthew and Louis and he loved them all like they were his own.

Ron’s final resting place will be at the Memory Gardens in Worthington, Minnesota.