Rolland Baldwin Obituary, Death – It is with heavy hearts and profound sadness that we announce the passing of Rolland “Rollie” Baldwin, a remarkable individual who dedicated his life to serving and empowering individuals with visual impairments. Rollie’s unwavering commitment and boundless passion for the Minnesota State Academy for the Blind Foundation have left an indelible mark on our community. He will be deeply missed by all who had the privilege of knowing him. Throughout his many years of service, Rollie served as a devoted board member of the Minnesota State Academy for the Blind Foundation.
His invaluable contributions and tireless efforts were instrumental in advancing the foundation’s mission of providing exceptional education and support to visually impaired students. Rollie’s compassion, wisdom, and dedication have positively impacted countless lives, and his legacy will continue to inspire future generations. Born with a kind and nurturing spirit, Rollie possessed an innate ability to uplift and encourage those around him. His genuine warmth and empathy were evident in every interaction, and he had a remarkable gift for making everyone feel seen and valued. Rollie’s unwavering belief in the abilities and potential of individuals with visual impairments served as a beacon of hope and inspiration.
Beyond his exceptional work with the foundation, Rollie was deeply involved in the local community. He was an active member of Westminster Presbyterian Church, where he found solace and strength in his faith. His unwavering commitment to his spiritual journey was a testament to his character and served as a guiding light throughout his life. To honor Rollie’s remarkable legacy, a celebration of his life will be held at Westminster Presbyterian Church, located at 1200 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis. The service will take place on July 15th at 11 AM, with visitation starting at 10 AM. We invite all those whose lives were touched by Rollie to join us in commemorating his life and sharing cherished memories of this exceptional individual.
Rollie Baldwin’s impact on the lives of visually impaired individuals is immeasurable. His unwavering dedication, genuine compassion, and passion for making a difference have left an enduring legacy that will continue to inspire generations to come. While we mourn the loss of a dear friend and advocate, we find solace in the knowledge that Rollie’s spirit will live on through the countless lives he has touched. In our hearts and memories, Rollie will forever remain a shining example of selflessness, kindness, and unwavering devotion. May his soul find eternal peace, and may his family and loved ones find solace during this difficult time.