Ronald W. Saylor, age 84, of Jordan, Montana passed away on September 19, 2023 at his home.
Ron was born on January 21, 1939 in Jordan, Montana to Walter and Eloise Saylor. He worked on various ranches. His favorite time was driving truck. He and Floyd Beecher drove to Los Angeles. He drove for Floyd and Ebert Stanton. Went combine cutting for Ron Lawrence. He was proud to have driven over a hundred thousand miles.
On June 10, 1959, Ron married Roxie Ryan at the Fairview Hall in Brusett, Montana. In December of 1960 they had a son David and in February of 1962 their daughter Charlene was born.
In 1979 Ron and Roxie moved to the farm. In 2022 they leased it to Tom, Ross and Kenneth Ryan. He liked driving Kenneths swather and Kenneth didn’t get to. Ron enjoyed playing music, country western and his favorite was his Banjo, a four string.
He loved going to Yuma, Arizona in the winter months and was pretty popular there. He made friends from coast to coast. He had some great friends Joe, Esther, Fred, Marilyn and Sid. He enjoyed trucking and farming and playing in the dirt. He loved his family and cats Midnight and Banjo.
Ron is survived by his wife Roxie Saylor, his son David and his wife Beverly of Jordan, his daughter Charlene Fogle of Miles City, MT, a grandson Jesse Saylor of Billings, MT, a nephew John Robertson and four great grandchildren. He is also survived by special friends Rosa, JR, Kim, Sandy, Ambra and Haley. He was preceded in death by his parents Walt and Eloise, sister Irene Robertson, three grandson: Troy, Trent and Donovan and a great grandson Trayton.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday, October 7, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. at the VFW Hall in Jordan. Following the funeral service a potluck luncheon will be held at the VFW Hall. A private family interment will be held on the family ranch. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting: www.stevensonandsons.com.
Should friends desire, memorials may be made to the charity of one’s choice.