Ronnie Paul Neal, age 71, died peacefully at home surrounded by those he loves on December 3, 2017. He was born on October 20, 1946 in Woodlake, California to Lester Paul and Violet Richens Neal. Ronnie spent most of his life in Ogden, Utah where he met his wife and friend Suzanne. Together they had 4 children for whom they lived for. They spent every summer in the mountains hunting, fishing, and camping together. Family and friends were everything to him. Ronnie was always up for a good poker game or a trip to Wendover. No matter how little he had or how hard life was, he always made everyone laugh, feel welcome, and like family. He is survived by his ex-wife Suzanne Neal of Vernal, children; Heidi Cordero of Vernal, Dustin Neal of Vernal, Nathan Neal of Ogden, Cassie Neal of Vernal, and two grandsons; Nick Senti & Ty Hoffman, two sisters; Linda Christensen & Evelyn Vorwaller of Ogden. He was preceded in death by both parents, sister; Elaine Mahoney, and brother; Bobby Rynes. Funeral services will be conducted on Friday, December 8, 2017, 2017 at 11 a.m. at Blackburn & Sons Vernal Mortuary. A viewing will be held one hour prior to the services at the Mortuary. Burial will be in the Vernal Memorial Park, under the care and direction of the Blackburn and Sons Vernal Mortuary. In lieu of flowers, please make donation to the mortuary to help with funeral cost.