Ralph Joseph Ruggerio, Sr.



Ralph Joseph Ruggerio, Sr., 75, of Myrtle Beach, passed away Friday, March 17, 2017 at Grand Strand Regional Medical Center. He was born March 3, 1942 in Brooklyn, NY, son of the late Domenico and Frances Cuce Ruggerio.

He leaves to cherish his memory his loving and devoted wife, Choly L. Ruggerio; four sons, Ralph J. Ruggerio, Jr. of Queens, NY, Rikki Ruggerio and wife, Jessica of Conway, Domenico Ruggerio of Charleston, Joseph Ruggerio and wife, Erin of Myrtle Beach; five daughters, Dorothy Ruggerio of CA, Patricia Marie Ruggerio of NY, Karen Marie Ruggerio of NY, Frances Ruggerio of Myrtle Beach and Desire Ruggerio of Myrtle Beach; one brother, Domenick Ruggerio of NY; sister, Paula Kopsick of NY; and eight grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM, Saturday, March 25, 2017 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Surfside Beach Ward, 1392 48th Ave N, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Ralph's memory to Desire Ruggerio, c/o Choly Ruggerio, 1293 Shoebridge Drive, Myrtle Beach, SC 29579.

Online condolences may be directed to: www.burroughsfh.com.

Burroughs Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Murrells Inlet, SC (843.651.1440) is assisting the family.