Ronnie, as she was lovingly known, was born Jan. 5, 1939 in Towner, N.D. to parents Roland and Frances (Hales) Ness. She grew up and attended school in Minot, N.D.
Ronnie was united in marriage Oct. 11, 1956 to Carl Oscar Oustad. Carl died in 1968. Ronnie then married Glen Wentworth in 1971. Glen died in 1972. She then married Harold Greeley in 1973 and he died in 2005.
Ronnie worked at many different jobs throughout her life; Bank Teller, Waitress, Bartender, Control Data, and Honeywell. However, she was most proud of working as a nurse (LPN) for the past 20 years; eleven of those years working at the Dellwood Recovery Center in Cambridge.
Ronnie enjoyed crocheting, knitting, and gardening. She also loved watching the Price is Right, and the Young and Restless.
Ronnie is survived by her children, Barbie (Alan) Gadacz, Kris (Bruce Kortz) Greeley, and Mike (Cathy) Greeley; grandchildren, Jennifer (Mike) Betz, Angela (Jason) Carroll, Daniel (Jodi) Gadacz, Melody (Chad) Alred, Nicole (Mike) Eklund, and Josh (Jackie) Greeley; great grandchildren, Alex, Megan, Ashlyn, Maddy Carroll, Bryar, Kaden, Hunter Gadacz, Zach, Erica Bowman, Cody Gadacz, Calvin Betz; sister, Andrea Boudreau; and many nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.
A Memorial Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 28, 2012 at the Siloa Lutheran Church of Braham with Rev. Del Schanidt officiating. Inurnment will be at the Oakwood Cemetery in Mora. Arrangements are by the Rock Ingebrand Funeral Home of Braham.