Roger Allen ReadyRoger Allen Ready, age 61, of Larimore, ND, passed away Friday June 26, 2009 at St. Aloisius Hospital in Harvey, ND, as a result of a motorcycle accident.
Roger Allen Ready
Roger Allen Ready, age 61, of Larimore, ND, passed away Friday June 26, 2009 at St. Aloisius Hospital in Harvey, ND, as a result of a motorcycle accident.
Roger was born June 1, 1948 in Wahpeton, ND, to Albert and Betty (Rossum) Ready. He was raised and grew to manhood in Wahpeton, where he also received his public education. Following school he enlisted in the United States Air Force and served 6 years. Roger worked in Civil Service at the Grand Forks Air Force Base for 33 years until his retirement in October, 2008. Roger married Kathy Wagner at Belleville, Illinois on July 25, 1970.
Roger was a member of the Larimore American Legion, the Legion Motorcycle Riders, Larimore Fire Department and the Christian Motorcycle Association. He loved sharing his dedication and devotion to Christian Ministry with others.
Roger is survived by his wife and best friend Kathy, Larimore; two children: Lori (Cory) Bommersbach, Green Bay, WI and Chad (Deborah) Wolf, Seattle, WA; eight grandchildren: Jessica, Desaire, Kristopher, Brittany, Jaedon, Brendon, Nadia and Chase; two great grandchildren Kalyb and Avaleya; three sisters: Kay (Lyle) Green, Breckenridge, MN; Karen (Robert) Batzlaff, Fergus Falls, MN; Linda (Larry) Janich, Moorhead, MN; one brother: Myron (Melissa) Ready, Park Rapids, MN; several nieces, nephews, cousins and a special aunt: Ethel (Cleo) Griffen, Wahpeton, ND.
He was preceded in death by his parents, grandparents and his brother Craig.
FUNERAL SERVICES: Tuesday, June 30, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. in the Larimore High School Gymnasium, Larimore, ND.
MILITARY HONORS: Ted Valerius Post No. 97, Larimore American Legion.
VISITATION: Monday, June 29 in the First Church Of The Nazarene in Larimore from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. with a 7 pm prayer service. Visitation will resume for one hour prior to the funeral in the School on Tuesday.
INTERMENT: North Dakota Veterans Cemetery, Mandan, ND
THE BAKKE FUNERAL HOME OF LARIMORE, ND, IS HANDLING THE ARRANGEMENTS.