DR. RONALD C. SEMONE Political Scientist
Passed away unexpectedly on October 26, 2011. He was the loving husband of Dr. Sandy West. One of six children, Ron was born in Worcester, MA, on May 17, 1938. He received his BA from Clark U and his Ph.D from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. He has lived in Washington, DC since 1967. After a career of 30 years in the government, academia, he retired. He became an extra in movies, and with his dog was a member of the GDT Marching Drill Team. Services to be held at a later date.
Published in The Washington Post on Nov. 6, 2011.