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Ronald Joel Book

1942 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
Ronald Joel Book Obituary
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Ronald Joel Book, 71, beloved husband of Carolyn Marie (Adamec) Book, of Glastonbury, passed away on May 17, 2014 at Hartford Hospital. He was born on October 14, 1942 in Brooklyn, NY to Helen (Mayans) Book and the late Norman Book. Ronald was a graduate of Martin Van Buren High School, Hunter College, and Trinity College. He worked in information technology at the United Technologies Research Labs, then Travelers Insurance until he retired. In addition to his wife Carolyn of 49 years, he leaves his children; Wendy Book and her husband Michael Piansky, Valerie Donahue and her husband Andrew and Gregory Book and his wife Lisa Rizzoli-Book; grandchildren Carson, Ryan, Evan, Michael, Rachel, Daniel, and Eliana; sister Miranda Book and her wife Linda Dingler; cousins, aunts, uncles, and many special friends. The joy of his life was his family. He treasured every opportunity to enjoy life, including adventures of the outdoors, sports, the arts and music. Family and friends are invited to a time of visitation on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 from 5-8 p.m. at the Glastonbury Funeral Home, 450 New London Turnpike, Glastonbury. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, May 28, at St Paul's Catholic Church 2577 Main St, Glastonbury. Burial will be at later date. To visit Ronald's online tribute and leave a message of condolence, please visit www.glastonburyfuneral.com.

Published in The Hartford Courant on May 23, 2014
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