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McNees, Ronald A. -

Ronald A. McNees

Otsego - Ron passed away Friday, February 1, 2019 at the Wings Home in Allegan. He was born February 16, 1942 in Kalamazoo. Ron started worked at Harding’s Market in 1960 as an apprentice meat cutter and had been the meat department manager for many years. He had spent some time in Montana and built log homes for the KOA Campgrounds. Ron was a skilled woodworker he never came across a piece of wood he didn’t like. He was a great father and business partner operating McNees Builders for over 25 years with his son, Troy. He loved helping others and in his spare time he liked feeding and watching the birds, eating sweets and listening to music. Ron was an animal lover, especially black cats and had taken in many strays over the years. In 1962 at the Otsego United Methodist Church he married Sandra Plotts who survives. Also surviving are his children, Troy (Lisa Watkin) McNees of Plainwell and Kimberly (Tom) Minder of Nevada and granddaughter, Michelle Minder. He was preceded in death by his father, Howard McNees; brother, Terry McNees and his grandmother. According to his wishes cremation has taken place. Contributions in memory of Ron may be made to Wings Home of Allegan, the Alzheimer’s Association or plant a tree in Ron’s memory. Messages of condolence may be posted at

Winkel Funeral Home
Winkel Funeral Home
207 E Allegan Street
PO Box 165
Otsego, MI 49078