Vanderbilt

Ronald Benjamin Packroni, 43, of Vanderbilt, passed away October 9, 2019, at his home.

He was born in Uniontown November 24, 1975, the son of Ronald G. and Bernadette A. (Benucci) Packroni of Masontown.

He attended Brownsville and Albert Gallatin High Schools.

Ron was a life long fireman. He started as a junior fireman at McClellandtown Volunteer Fire Department and over the next 25 years he was a member of the Masontown Volunteer Fire Department, Republic Volunteer Fire Department and D. L. & V. Fire Departments.

He was predeceased by his grandparents, Paul and Julia Benucci and Telio and Jeannette Packroni; his aunt, Yvonne Packroni; and great aunt, Mary Calvaresi.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by his children, Ronald B. Packroni, Jr. and Julianah Jeannette Packroni of Washington; brothers, Jonathan Packroni and wife Jennifer of Masontown, and Colin Packroni and wife Raylee of Peoria, Ariz.; nephew, Connor Packroni; and niece, Gabriella Packroni; uncle, Ben Packroni; aunt, Kathleen and their family; aunt, Dolores Krosse and her family; several other cousins and special friends.

Family and friends will be received in the JOHN S. MAYKUTH JR. FUNERAL HOME, 7 River Avenue, Masontown from 2 to 8 p.m. on Monday, October 14 and until 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday when Prayers of Transfer will be said. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 10 a.m. in Saint Francis of Assisi Parish Church, Masontown, with Father William G. Berkey as Celebrant.

The family suggests donations be made to any of the above listed fire departments or Albert Gallatin Education Foundation.

Ritualistic Service by Fayette County Fire Companies will be held Monday at 6 p.m. in the funeral home.

Interment in St. Agnes Cemetery, Masontown.

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