Melvin Morgart was born November 10th, 1926 to George and Mary (Bannister) Morgart in Oneida, South Dakota. Melvin worked as a farm/ranch hand until joining the army in 1945. After returning from the war, he was hired by Occident where he worked through several owners and retired in 1991.
Melvin loved horse and was proud of the ones he owned over the years. He enjoyed the outdoors, doing a lot of camping and fishing when the boys were young.
Melvin is survived by two sons Robert (Annette) Morgart of Billings, MT and Jerry Morgart of Miles City; two grandsons, Ryan and Keatyn Morgart.
A graveside service with full military honors will be held on Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at the Eastern Montana State Veteran’s Cemetery in Miles City.