Ronald passed away Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at his home in Otsego. He was born in Plainwell on February 29, 1936 the son of Ronald and Maxine (Sheldon) McFanin. Ron proudly served his country in the U.S Marines. He had owned and operated McFanin Construction for many years until his retirement. In his spare time Ron enjoyed woodworking. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Otsego. On February 22, 1959 in Lafayette, Georgia he married Kay Kissinger who survives. Also surviving are his children, Brad (Kimm Ray) McFanin, Ronda Penny, Kim Gillies, Ron (Mary) McFanin, Brian (Kelly) McFanin, Colleen (Ward) Litchfield, Christina (Todd) Back and Amanda Arthur; daughter-in-law, Gail McFanin; 26 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren and his sister, Marva Curry. He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Michael McFanin; sons-in-law, Don Penny and Ryan Arthur and his brother, Roger McFanin. According to his wishes cremation has taken place. Friends may visit with Ron's family from 6-8 P.M., Thursday, November 29, 2018 at the Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego and from 10:00 A.M. until the time of the memorial service at 11:00 A.M., Friday November 30, 2018 at the First Baptist Church of Otsego with Pastor Paul Laborde officiating. Burial of ashes will take place at 2:00 P.M. at Hillside Cemetery in Plainwell. Contributions in memory of Ron may be made to the First Baptist Church of Otsego or to Christian Neighbors. Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com.