Ronald Julian Berg

September 2, 1932 - October 25, 2013-

Ronald BergMadras resident Ronald Julian Berg, 81, passed away Oct. 25, 2013, in Redmond, after a long battle with cancer.

He was born Sept. 2, 1932, in Brenna Township, N.D., to parents Julian and Helene Berg. Married over half a century to his wife Beverly, his family was the most important thing in his life.

An airplane mechanic for 60 years, he served with the U.S. Air Force and the U.S. Army Reserves.

He is survived by his loving wife, Beverly Berg; sister, Sandra Moen and her husband Bruce; four sons and daughters-in-law, Mike and Kathi Berg, Ron and Debbie Berg, Rob and Tracy Berg, and Tom and Pamela Berg; 12 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Julian and Helene Berg; sister, Beverly Holman; and older brother, Dennis Berg.

Dad is finally at peace and out of pain. We love him and miss him greatly.

A celebration of life will take place at 2 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 2, at the Madras Airport.