Ronald Steve Eichenberg, 48, of Mecosta, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, August 9, 2016 in Paris, MI. Ronnie was born on March 4, 1968 in Big Rapids to Ronald and Allie (Meloche) Eichenberg. He graduated from Chippewa Hills High School in 1986 and started logging for his dad before working as a bulldozer operator. Ronnie will be remembered for helping others, having a good time and spending time with family and friends.
He is survived by the family he loved: his father Ronald (Betty) Eichenberg of Reed City; two sons, Dylan and Josh Eichenberg; two cherished daughters; sisters, Wilma (Don) Mekkes of Rodney, Linda (Dar) Wernette of Remus, Sue (Jay) Snavley of Mecosta, Joyce Eichenberg-Oakley of Mecosta and his half-sister, Marcia (Dan) Jasperse of Hudsonville, whom he recently became acquainted with; his girlfriend, Deb Wible and many extended family members and friends. Ronnie was preceded in death by his mother, Allie; grandparents, uncle and nephew.
Celebration of life will be held at 1:00 p.m., on Sunday, September 11, 2016 at Pine Park in Mecosta (by the baseball diamond).
Memorial contributions may be made in Ronnie’s name can be given for funeral expenses.
Arrangements were entrusted to the Daggett-Gilbert Funeral Home in Big Rapids.