Ronald McDermott

Ronald J McDermott

1950 - 2024

Recommend Ronald's obituary to your friends
Share Your Memory of

Obituary of Ronald J McDermott

Please share a memory of Ronald to include in a keepsake book for family and friends.

Ronald J. McDermott, 73, the son of Paul Joseph and Virginia Frances (Yancey) McDermott, was born November 23, 1950, in Newton, Iowa.  He attended Newton Community Schools.  Graduating from Newton Senior High, Class of 1969. 

  On December 22, 1980, Ron was united in marriage with Candace Rose Andersen in Newton.  Ron was employed as a Die Cast Setter for the Maytag Company in Newton, retiring in 2005.  He enjoyed riding motorcycles 44 years, his Harley Sportster.  He and Candy had attended the Newton Salvation Army Citadel Church. 

  Ron died on Monday morning, January 15, 2024, in Newton.  He was preceded in death by his parents and his twin brother John. 

  The Pence~Reese Funeral Home, in Newton, is handling the arrangement.  A Celebration Life may be held at a later date. 

  Those left to honor Ron’s memory include his wife Candy; a brother Larry; his sister Marvene; several nieces and nephews; and his many extended family and friends.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be left to Ron’s family or a charity of your choosing.


To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Ronald McDermott, please visit Tribute Store

Final Resting Place

Tuesday, January 16, 2024
Pence ~ Reese Funeral Home & Cremation Services
310 N. 2nd Ave. E.
Newton, Iowa, United States
Online Memory & Photo Sharing Event
Online Event
About this Event
Ronald McDermott

In Loving Memory

Ronald McDermott

1950 - 2024

Look inside to read what others have shared
Family and friends are coming together online to create a special keepsake. Every memory left on the online obituary will be automatically included in this book.