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Anthony P. Ragazzi Sr.

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RAGAZANT   Anthony P. Ragazzi, Sr., 86, of East Hartford, beloved husband of the late Santina (Verrillo) Ragazzi, died Wednesday, (August 27, 2003) at St. Francis Hospital, Hartford. Born August 29, 1917 in New Haven he was the son of the late Amedio and Marie (Langello) Ragazzi. He served with the U.S. Army, National Guard, retired from the Railway Express after over 30 years of service and later worked for Bausch & Lomb. He was a member of the Wethersfield Senior Center, an avid NFL fan and a communicant of St. Christopher's Church, East Hartford. Anthony enjoyed his home and back yard but above all he loved being with his loving family. Recently predeceased by his son, Christopher "The General" Ragazzi, he is survived by a son, Anthony P. Ragazzi, Jr. and his wife, Ann of Wethersfield; a daughter, Donna Rondinone and her husband, Primo of East Hartford; his little champs, Christopher Anthony, Matthew, Michael, Anthony, Christopher Joseph Ragazzi and his little princess, Lauren Rondinone. He is also survived by two sisters, Frances Raffino and Sylvia Ragazzi both of Windsor; and a host of nieces and nephews. Besides his parents and his son, he was predeceased by a brother, Fred Ragazzi; and two sisters, Dorothy Arnold and Fannie Raffino. Funeral service will be Saturday at 9 a.m. at the D'Esopo Funeral Chapel, 277 Folly Brook Blvd., Wethersfield followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. at St. Christopher's Church, East Hartford. The burial will follow in Green Cemetery, Glastonbury. Calling hours are TODAY from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the East Hartford High School Special Education, Unified Sports, 869 Forbes Street, East Hartford, CT 06118. For on line expressions of sympathy please visit
Published in The Hartford Courant on Aug. 29, 2003
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