September 2, 2020
Ronald Gene Hart passed away at his home in Sterling on Aug. 17, 2020 at the age of 80.
Ron was born July 26, 1940 in Haxtun, one of four children born to Willard and Della Jean Hart. He grew up on a farm north of Haxtun learning his love for hard work and animals at an early age. He attended school every day in town riding the bus with the sisters. Ron, in grade school, took an interest in playing the trumpet, which in the early stages was not as appreciated by the family but as time grew so did his talent of playing that trumpet. In high school, Ron played basketball, baseball and ra...