MISSOULA, Mont. – Ronald E. McConaha (Bear), 64, of Missoula, Mont., formerly of Champaign, died Friday, Dec. 7, 2012.
He was born Feb. 25, 1948, a son of Bernard McConaha and Beulah Titus McConaha.
Surviving are one brother, Ernie McConaha of Rantoul, and one sister, Glenna Bullard, both of Rantoul; 10 nieces and nephews and several great and great-great nieces and nephews.
He loved spending time with family on holidays, birthdays and especially Christmas. In his life he was a farmer, a photographer and retired from Kraft Foods after 34 years.
He was a devoted high-ranking member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Memorial services will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 4, 2013, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 601 Windsor Road, Champaign, with Bishop Darin Hope officiating.
In lieu of other expressions of sympathy, contributions may be made to his brother, Ernie McConaha.
Condolences may be offered at www.owensfuneralhomes.com .