Obituary: Belgarde, Ted
Dad was born in Belcourt, North Dakota, on August 7, 1922. He passed away on August 12, 2012 in Spokane, WA. Dad was a devoted Catholic who loved and served the Lord daily. Dad was in the Marine Corp and served in WW II in two major campaigns; Palau and Okinawa. His favorite saying was “ONCE A MARINE… ALWAYS A MARINE!” He is preceded in death by his wife Mary Jane, and he leaves behind 4 children; two boys; Ted and Mickey (Nancy) Belgarde and two daughters; Toni (Ed) Mitchell and Dani Teal. A Vigil will be held at the Convent of Holy Names, 2911 W Fort Wright Dr. at 6:00 pm on Friday, August 17th and a Funeral Mass will held at the Convent of Holy Names on Saturday at 4:00 pm on August 18th. Interment will be held at 11:15 am on Monday, August 20th, at the Washington State Veteran’s Cemetery, 21702 W Espanola Rd, Medical Lake, WA. Memorial contributions may be made at Amicus Credit Union, 6103 N Astor, Spokane, WA, (509)483-3221 c/o Ted Belgarde. Please visit Ted’s online memorial at www.hennesseyfuneralhomes.com to leave a message of condolence.