Ronald William Diaco, 63, of Cornelius, died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012, at Lake Norman Regional Medical Center. Born March 11, 1949 in Kingston, PA he was a son of the late Carmen Frank Diaco and Anita Zuris Diaco.
Mr. Diaco retired as warehouse supervisor of the air compressor division from Ingersoll Rand in Charlotte, was a US Navy veteran, enjoyed fishing, cooking and horticulture. He was a member and coach of the Middlesex Little League and a member of the Middlesex Pop Warner while residing in New Jersey.
Memorial services will be conducted at a later date.
He leaves to cherish his memory his wife Lydia Cwalinski Diaco; sons, Ronald Diaco, Jr., Vincent Diaco and Joseph Diaco and wife April all of Cornelius; sisters, Lorraine (Arthur) Teatzner, Geraldine (John) Nicholson and Jacqueline Diaco; brother, Russell Diaco; aunt, Barbara Kush and several nieces and nephews all of New Jersey and his faithful canine companion, Duke Oliver and feline companion, Buddy Lee.
Memorials may be made to St. Judes Children’s Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Memphis TN 38101.
Raymer-Kepner Funeral Home & Cremation Service is assisting the family. Friends may offer condolences to the family at www.raymerfh.com.