Born & raised in Brooklyn NY. The son of the late Carmela & Giuseppe Ruggiero. Proud Korean War Veteran and Master Plumber.
Beloved husband of 30 years to Rose Mary (Russo) Ruggiero
Preceded in death by his first wife Angelina (Bosa) Ruggiero and his brothers Nicholas & Joseph.
Loving Father of Camille Feaser (Ted), Joseph Ruggiero (Annamarie), Angela Ruggiero, StepFather to Caroline Dinten (Alfredo).
Adored and loved by his grandchildren, Marie & Ted Feaser, Angelique, Matthew & Joseph Ruggiero, Nicole Dinten DiPilato, Danielle & Dylan Dinten.
Cherished brother of Chris DeCorato (Joesph) & Lucy Illiano (Sal, deceased)
He was respected and adored by his many nieces & nephews.
Life long resident of Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn NY before retiring to Scottsdale, Arizona.
Devoted Parishioner of Sacred Hearts- St. Stephen, Brooklyn and Our Lady of Joy, Scottsdale.
Visiting: Wednesday & Thursday, May 8 & 9, 2019 from 2-5 pm & 7-9 pm at Sacred Hearts-St. Stephen Church, 125 Summit Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231
Mass of Christian Burial: Friday, May 10, 2019 at 9:30 am at Sacred Hearts-St. Stephen Church, 125 Summit Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231
Entombment to follow at Green Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn.
In Lieu of flowers donations to Sacred Hearts- St. Stephen Church are appreciated.
For more information call Scotto Funeral Home at 718-875-2515