Ignatius J. "Ron Greywind" Guy
July 29, 1961 ~ March 13, 2012
Ignatius Guy, Jr. AKA Ron Greywind, 50, Fargo, ND, formerly of Tokio, died Tuesday, March 13, 2012 in Sanford Health, Fargo, ND.
He grew up on the Spirit Lake Reservation near Devils Lake, ND. He attended school at Warwick, ND and Devils Lake High School. Ignatius received training as a heavy equipment operator at Kicking Horse, Montana Job Corps.
He moved to Fresno, CA in 1984 where he lived for a few years before returning to North Dakota. He lived in Bismarck and later Jamestown, were he worked as a painter. He moved to Fargo in 1987 where he was employed at Federal Beef in West Fargo and later for Mid America Steel. He retired in 1995 due to health problems.
Ignatius was a gifted Native American Artist. He loved joking around, always trying to put a smile on people's faces.
He is survived by his son, Nathanial (Jessica) Greywind, Victorville, CA; one brother and three sisters; Cecelia McKay, Donald Alveshere, Laurie Ann Alveshere - Forsberg and Christi Cox; step-children, Joshua Gahner, LaDonna Jacobson, Matthew Braun, Donavan Slater, Amanda Slater, Scott Slater, and Bo Slater, and five grandchildren.