Obituary: Ronald Mongillo, 59

Ronald Mongillo, 59, died on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016.

Ronald Mongillo, 59, died on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016.

Ronald Mongillo, aka The Captain, 59, of Southington, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016 at the Summit of Plantsville.

He was born in Southington the son of the late Albert and Lucille (Larson) Mongillo. For over 30 years he worked alongside his brothers and nephews as the crane operator at Mongillo Foundation Company. Ron enjoyed riding his Harley-Davidson with all of his riding friends.  He was a kind-hearted man that was known for his generosity and commitment to family and friends.

He is survived by his brothers and sisters Laurie Mihkels of Meriden, David J. Mongillo and wife Denise of Southington, Richard L Mongillo and wife Geri of Marion, Marylou Mongillo and Michael J. Mongillo both of Southington.  He also leaves nieces and nephews, Shawn and Cathy Cormier, Melissa Caballero, Gina and Tony Lombardi, Amy and Ben Morse, David Bahlinger, Katie Mongillo, Genna Rose Mongillo and James Mongillo, as well as eight great nieces and nephews.

The family would like to thank the staff at the Cancer Center in New Britain and also the Staff at the Summit at Plantsville for their excellent care and concern.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, Feb. 18th at 10 am at the DellaVecchia Funeral Home, 211 N. Main St. Burial will be at St. Thomas Cemetery. Calling hours will be on Wednesday from 4-8 pm.

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