Ricaldo Cagno

CAGNO, Ricaldo, 89, of Tampa passed away at his home on May 16, 2014. He is survived by his loving wife, Josephine of 67 years and by his devoted children, sons, Philip and Rick, Jr.; a daughter, Marie (Bruce); grandchildren, Anthony, Jennifer (Giampaolo), Anna, Ricky III, Katherine, Julia; and great-grandson, Alessandro; a sister, Anna Betancourt (Alfonso), of Belaire; a brother, Albert (Mildred) of Tampa; many other loving relatives, friends and neighbors. Rick was a proud Army Veteran of W.W. II in The Fighting 69th Infantry serving in combat in Germany, which made him a member of Our Greatest Generation. Prior to his retirement Rick owned the Sunoco service station on the corner of Swann and Henderson for 38 years and was involved in business ventures affiliated with General Motors Acceptance Corporation. Rick loved to cook; and there was always room at his table for anyone who walked through his front door. He was a master grill smith and looked for any occasion to celebrate with his family and friends. Visitation will be Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. with service to follow at 10:00 a.m. at Blount & Curry F.H., 605 S. MacDill Avenue, Tampa. Interment will follow at Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell, Florida. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Honor Flight, P.O. box 55661, St. Petersburg, FL, 33732. Condolences may be left at www.BlountCurryMacDill.com

Funeral Home

Blount & Curry Funeral Home - Macdill Chapel
605 S MACDILL AVE Tampa, FL 33609
(813) 876-2421

Published in TBO.com on May 19, 2014