Obituary: Rod McCrea

On Saturday June 15, 1968, Rod was born to Gerald and Teresa McCrea
Rod McCrea
Posted at 3:30 PM, Oct 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-10 17:30:59-04

Rod McCrea died too early due to a terrible automobile accident on September 25, 2019. He was 51 years old.

On Saturday June 15, 1968, Rod was born to Gerald and Teresa McCrea. When Rod arrived at home with his parents, he brought great joy to the McCrea Family home.

Rod attended St. Gerard’s parochial school, and later, Paris Gibson Jr. High. He then attended Great Falls High School and graduated in 1987. He made many friends from both high schools. He attended the College of Great Falls briefly. When he decided to leave college, his love of the UP Argonauts and the Montana Grizzlies never left him.

Rod went to work as a delivery person for an auto parts supplier and later for Valley Welding Supply. He also worked for the University of Great Falls and the City of Great Falls.

Rod met Jana Morrison, and they married in 1990. Jana and Rod have two wonderful children, Jacob and Caila. Years later, Jana and Rod divorced. Rod continued to work and enjoy his life up until his death.He loved cars, movies, television, and his school mates and friends. Rod will always be remembered as a good person with a big heart. During his life, he was fully human with an infectious sense of humor. Rod will be greatly missed by his family and friends.

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