Ronald Dominic (Ronnie) De Santis

De Santis, Ronald (Ronnie) Dominic

Ronald (Ronnie) Dominic De Santis, 63 of San Jose, CA passed away peacefully on October 21, 2013 in San Jose, CA after a long illness. He was surrounded by his brothers and sisters-in-law when he passed. He was predeceased by his father, Robert L. De Santis, Sr. He is survived by his mother, Jennie C. (Pero) De Santis, Bing; brothers: Robert L. Jr. & Theresa De Santis, Michael & Kathleen De Santis, Richard De Santis, of San Jose, CA; Joseph & Julie De Santis, of Gilroy, CA; nieces and nephews: Tricia De Santis-Spangenberg & Stuart Spangenberg, Bing; John & Lindsay De Santis, San Jose, CA; Robert De Santis, Cheektowaga, NY; Adrienne De Santis, San Francisco, CA; great-nieces: Gianna & Lyla De Santis, San Jose, CA; several aunts, uncles, and cousins. Ronnie graduated from Binghamton North High School 1968 and attended Broome Community College and Arizona State University. Throughout his career Ronnie started, owned, and operated Pool Solar Panel and Limousine Companies, and worked for McDonald's Restaurant, all in San Diego, CA, in addition to IBM Corporation and Hitachi Global, San Jose, CA. A Catholic Burial Mass will be held at Saints John and Andrew Roman Catholic Church, 7 Livingston Street, Binghamton on Saturday, November 9, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. The family will receive those wishing to pay their last respects in the church vestibule from 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. prior to the start of the Mass. A Christian Burial will be held at Saint Cyril Slovak Catholic Cemetery, 321 1/2 Riverside Drive, Binghamton, immediately following the Mass. A Celebration of Life/Luncheon will be held at the Spot Diner Restaurant, 1062 Front Street, Binghamton, NY immediately following the burial. The family requests in lieu of flowers donations be made in memory of Ronald D. De Santis to the (www.diabetes.org), (www.kidney.org), or the Saint Cyril Slovak Catholic Cemetery Restoration Fund.




Published in Binghamton Press & Sun-Bulletin from Oct. 27 to Nov. 8, 2013