Orville Ronning


Orville B. Ronning of Miles City died Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at the Friendship Villa in Miles City. 

He was born on March 31, 1926, to Edward and Anna Autinson Ronning. Mr. Ronning was raised on the family farm at Rock Springs along with his three sisters and one brother.

On June 10, 1945, he and Kathleen Olander were married. To this union three children, Jerry, Lynn and Jill, were born.

Mr. Ronning is survived by his wife, Kathleen; one son, Jerry (Darla) Ronning; two daughters, Lynn (Ronning) Schaefer and Jill (Ronning) Frederick; two sisters, Gladys Clark and Dorothy Bakken; one brother, Warren Ronning; six grandchildren; 15 great-gandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Ines (Ronning) Smith; one granddaughter, Vanessa Frederick, and her daughter, Angel.

Upon Orville’s request, no services will be held at this time. Should friends desire, memorials may be made to the charity of one’s choice.

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting: www.stevensonandsons.com.