Snow Hill-Salvatore Ranese, 75, of Snow Hill, MD, formerly of Berkley, MA, passed away on Thursday,
April 24, 2014, at Mercy Hospital, Baltimore, MD. He was born in Boston, MA to the late Joseph
Sr. and Antonetta (Montalto) Ranese on September 7, 1938.
Salvatore was a devoted husband of 52 years to Patricia K. (Young) Ranese also of Snow Hill.
He served with distinction in the United States Marine Corp
, 1959 - 1963. He was an avid
horseman, blacksmith, and machinist.
He is survived by a son, Joseph J. Ranese and wife Carla of Raynham, MA, three daughters,
Michele (Ranese) Redding and husband Chris of Vallecito Lake, CO; Marie Ranese-Zell and
husband David of Buffalo, NY; Lori Ranese Trotter and husband R. Dale of Pocomoke City,
MD. He also leaves to cherish his memory eight grandchildren, David Strese, M. Ashley Trotter,
Jessica Trotter, Hailey Redding, Grant Zell, Traci Trotter, Alexandra Zell, and Rebekah Trotter.
Salvatore is also survived by a brother, Peter Ranese and his wife Mary of Revere, MA; two
sisters, Joan Ranese and Jeanette Ranese of Boca Raton, FL, and several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by siblings Santa Ranese, Mary Parrazzo, Anna Hamman, Anthony Ranese, Joseph Ranese Jr., Richard Ranese, Josephine Bruno, and Mario Ranese.
A private memorial service was held on Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at the home of Dale and Lori
Trotter in Pocomoke City. The Pastor John Woods of Bayside Community Church officiated.
Arrangements are in the care of Holloway Funeral Home, P.A., 107 Vine Street, Pocomoke City, MD 21851. To send online condolences, visit www.hollowayfh.com