Ronald F. Verdi
February 5, 1938 ~ April 18, 2012
Ronald F. Verdi, 74, of Fredericksburg, Virginia, formerly of Norwalk, died at home, April 18th, 2012. He was the husband of Hilda Robinson Verdi.
Born in Norwalk, February 5, 1938, the son of the late Chester and Emma Davis Verdi, he was a Norwalk resident most of his life. Prior to retirement in 2007, Mr. Verdi had been a research chemist with Con Air Corporation, of Stamford. He continued as a consultant to the company for a couple of years; then he fully retired to Virginia in 2009. An avid reader, Mr. Verdi also enjoyed fishing and especially gardening.
Survivors in addition to his wife include one son; Adam Verdi, of Alexandria, Virginia, a sister; Joanne Verdi LaBatt, of Tallahassee, Florida, two grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Services will take place in Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, 12:00 Noon, Thursday. Burial will follow in Riverside Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 11:00 A. M. until 12:00 Noon, Thursday.
Memorial contributions are requested to the American Heart Association, 5 Brookside Dr., Wallingford, CT 06892, or Mary Washington Hospice, 5012 Southpoint Pkwy, Fredericksburg, VA, 22407 [e-mail – firstname.lastname@example.org]