Ronald Dean Mendenhall

Wednesday, February 13, 2019
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Ronald Dean Mendenhall, 67, of Bozeman, passed away Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019. He was born Feb. 13, 1951 in Ashton, Idaho to Art and Alice (Hill) Bay.

Ron graduated from Beaverhead County High School in Dillon, Montana, and then from Everett Community College in Washington with a bachelor’s degree in business. He was a Private 1st Class SP5 in the U.S. Army, serving during the Vietnam War.

He married Cuc Thi in Bien Hoa, Vietnam, and they had one son, Ron Khaun Dean Mendenhall. The family lived in Fountain Hills, Arizona, and Las Vegas, Nevada, before moving to Bozeman.

Ron enjoyed golfing, fishing and camping. He also enjoyed motorcycles and any opportunity to travel.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors include his wife, Cuc Thi Mendenhall; son Ron Khaun Dean Mendenhall; sister Debe Bay; and brothers, Chris Bay and Gary Bay.

A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 13, at 1 p.m. at Dokken-Nelson Funeral Service.

Arrangements are in the care of Dokken-Nelson Funeral Service.