Ronald D. Belgard, 57, died Thursday, Dec. 9, 2004, at the Northern Montana Hospital of natural causes.
A funeral service will be 2 p.m. Thursday at the Holland & Bonine Chapel with Ila McClenahan officiating. Burial will follow at the Highland Cemetery. There will be a fellowship at the senior center immediately following the graveside service. A meal will follow the fellowship at Ron's house.
Ronald was born April 10, 1947, in Wolf Point.
Ronald had an adventurous spirit and left Montana and became a freighter. Through this line of work he traveled the world many times over and saw many countries too numerous to name. He loved his job.
Ronald was his own person and was very polite and generous. He loved to drink good beer, and spend time and play cribbage with his friends.
Ronald was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include his brothers, Mike Belgard of Rocky Boy and Gordon Belgard.
Memorials may be made to an organization of one's choice.
Arrangements are under the direction of Holland and Bonine Funeral Home.