MacDonald's Funeral Home - Howell
315 North Michigan Ave.
Howell, MI 48843
More Obituaries for Richard Conely
Looking for an obituary for a different person with this name?

Richard Alan Conely

1959 - 2019
Richard Alan Conely Obituary
Richard Alan Conely

Byron - Richard Alan Conely, age 60 of Byron, passed away peacefully at his home late Sunday afternoon, November 3, 2019 while surrounded by his loving family. Born in Ann Arbor on May 16, 1959, he was the son of the late Horace E. and the late Lois (Reed) Conely. As a Byron area resident for the past 27 years, Richard had been employed as a bus mechanic for Byron Schools and was an avid Ham Radio operator with the i.d. RR #421, "W8RAC". Beloved husband of Jill McPherson-Conely whom he married in Byron on July 24, 1992. Loving father of Stacy (Sean) Mooney of Morrice and Ricky Conely of Gaines. Proud grandfather of Cali Conely. Brother of Mike (June) Conely of Arizona and Pat Conely of Linden. Also survived by his dog and pal, Grizzley. Visitation Thursday, November 7, 2019 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. with a funeral service in honor and celebration of Richard's life being held Friday, November 8, 2019, 11:00 a.m. at MacDonald's Funeral Home, Howell (517-546-2800). Interment will follow at the Union Plains Cemetery. Memorial contributions are suggested to the Byron Masonic Lodge #80, 101 S. Saginaw St., Byron, MI 48418. Please visit the family's online guest book at


Published in Livingston Daily Press & Argus from Nov. 4 to Nov. 5, 2019
Read More
Give others a chance to express condolences. Not right now.
Inform family & friends of Richard's passing.
More Information
Planning Guide
Send Me a Planning Guide
Planning ahead makes a big difference. Get Legacy's free funeral guide and know your advance options.