Ronald McCoo(1942 - 2013)

LOUDON - Ronald McCoo, born Aug. 3, 1942, passed away peacefully at Concord Hospital Monday, April 22, 2013.

Son of Thomas and Barbara McCoo he was born in Concord and attended Concord High School and then served nine years in the U.S. Navy.

Ron returned to Loudon after his service in the Navy in Norfolk, Va. to raise his family and to pursue his love of racing. He raced anything from go carts, stock cars, dwarf cars, to the Loudon police all the way from Concord to the race track up route 106.

He leaves behind his three children, sons, Mark McCoo and his wife Kandi (Kruger) McCoo of Loudon, Thomas McCoo and his wife Jennifer (Snow) McCoo of Bow and daughter, Kim (McCoo) Stewart and her husband Shawn Stewart of Auburn; nine grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and many cousins and friends he had made laugh over the years.

His Internment will be at a later date at the New Hampshire State Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen.

Published in The Concord Monitor on May 4, 2013