Ronald Floyd Seminole went to be with the lord on January 6, 2017 at the age of 75 on his homestead in Busby, MT.
He attended St. Labre and graduated in 1959. Ronald enlisted in the military services (Army). He served 4 years and returned home to Busby.
Ronnie went to work for St. Labre mail room for several years. Ronnie decided he needed a change, so he went to work for Busby Boarding schools, now the Northern Cheyenne Tribal Schools for 40 plus years in various capacities. After leaving NCTS he returned to the work force and went to work for Lame Deer Public Schools, as the Cheyenne Language and Culture teacher for 9 years. Ronnie was then offered a job with NCTS as the Cheyenne Language Culture.
Ronnie met the love of his life and soul mate in 1968, and they wed in 1969. Out of there union they had two children, John and Ronnette, who were the light and joy of his life. His life, again, lit up with his grandchildren: Ryan, Cruz, and Sione. Ronnie loved teaching his grandchildren Cheyenne language and traditional ways in his home.
Ronnie was raised by his grandparents Josie and John. They taught him Cheyenne way of life which he was very proud of his roots.
Ronnie loved his Cheyenne ways of life, his language, culture, sweats, his pow wow dancing, and pow wows. He loved visiting with friends, creating crafts, and being with his family and friends.
Ronnie will be missed greatly by his family, friends and his students at NCTS.
Ronnie is preceded in death by his mother and father, Josephine and Douglas Glenmore; his sister, Verna (Tuffy) Old Mouse; Nephew, Videll Yellow Robe, whom carried his Indian name, White Antelope; Ronnie’s grandparents: Josie and John; Aunt, Elva Stands in Timber; Daughter in-law, Kim Rogers-Glenmore; niece, Dawnette Glenmore.
Ronnie leaves behind his loving wife, Geneva, of 47 years; 3 Children: John, Ronnette (Alvin), and adopted son, Harold Big Lake; grandchildren: Ryan, Cruz, and Sione; adopted mother, Eunice Wood – Davis. He is also survived by George and Georgia Bement family, and adopted sisters: Becky Elkshoulder, Teresa (Oly) McMakin, Diane Woodenlegs, and Eloise Snow; brother in-laws: Wilbert (Bev) Michel, Gilbert (Dora) Buckskin, Victor (Linnea) Michel, Leonard (Melissa) Michel, and Lee Michel; sister in-law, Diane Michel; god daughter, Janelle Michel (Kevin); niece, Denise Swank (Frank); and all his sweat friends, nieces, nephews, students at N.C.T.S., Joel (Jewel) Brady, brother Floyd “Bucky” & Charlene Glenmore, Billy Fred Fodder, and sisters Rhoda and Dorothy Glenmore.
Ronnie’s extended family include: Seminoles, Sioux, Spottedwolf, Eastman, Parker, Wolfname, Evans, Eaglefeathers, Small, Sooktis, Gaas, Clubfoot, One Bear, Woodenlegs, Bearchum, Little Wolf, Brady, Bearcomesout, Wolfchief, Rockroads, Stands in Timber (Timber) – extended Crow family: Brightwings, Hisbadhorse, and Williamson.
We are a large family and apologize if we have forgotten to mention your family.