Ronald M. "Ronnie" Rabidou, 56, of Leicester, died unexpectedly Tuesday, February 3 at home.
He leaves two daughters, Tanya Kimball and son-in-law Shon Kimball, and Stephanie Whalen of Florida; his parents, Kenneth M. Sr. and Ruth (Krupavickas) Rabidou of Worcester; two brothers, Kenneth M. Rabidou, Jr. and his wife Frances of Worcester, and Gary Rabidou of Worcester; a sister, Linda R. Camire and her husband Robert of Jaffrey, N.H.; two grandsons, Raymond Kimball and Gabriel Girouard; four nephews, Michael and Christopher Camire, Gary Rabidou, Jr. and Kendall Rabidou; two nieces, Magdalena and Crystal Rabidou; and his former wife, Sandy (Lefort) Rabidou of Florida. He was born in Worcester and has lived in Leicester for 30 years. He graduated from Boys Trade High School in Worcester.
Ronnie was owner and operator of Rabidou Service Station on Stafford St. in Worcester for the last 17 years. He was in the Air Force National Guard. He was an avid bass fisherman and enjoyed hunting and snowmobiling.
The funeral will be held Monday, February 9 from RICE FUNERAL HOME, 300 Park Ave, Worcester, with a Mass at 10:00 am at Blessed Sacrament Church, 555 Pleasant St, Worcester. Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery. Calling hours are Sunday, February 8 from 5 to 8 pm at the funeral home. Contributions may be made to the , Mass. Affiliate, 20 Speen Street, Framingham, MA. 01701.