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“I miss you grandfather ”
1 of 24 | Posted by: A friend

“A Fine Man and Human Being. God Bless ”
2 of 24 | Posted by: Tim Callahan - Roanoke, VA

“My deepest condolences to the family. ”
3 of 24 | Posted by: Tina Payne O'Meara - Roanoke, VA

“Peter will be missed. It won't be the same at 9:30 Mass without him sitting in "his" seat or greeting everyone at the door! Mary McCarthy ”
4 of 24 | Posted by: A friend

“He was always friendly when I visited their home growing up on Cambridge Ave.My prayers are with the Ragone Family at this time. ”
5 of 24 | Posted by: Larry Pardue - Roanoke, VA

“He was such a gentleman and had such a lovely family! I loved knowing you at Roanoke Catholic as friends, cheerleaders and fun-loving classmates!! ...Read More »
6 of 24 | Posted by: Kate Doherty Campbell - Roanoke, VA

“I have many fond memories growing up down the street from the Ragones. My prayers and sympathy to the family. ”
7 of 24 | Posted by: Mary Ellen Scott - Roanoke, VA

“Michele, I was so sorry to read of your Dad's passing. Fond memories of W&M. ”
8 of 24 | Posted by: Richard Burnette - Summerville, SC

“So sorry for the loss of your father. He was such a kind hearted gentleman with an infectious grin. I always enjoyed it when he stopped in to tell...Read More »
9 of 24 | Posted by: Donna Caron, Merrill Lynch - VA

“The Evans' family offers our condolences and prayers in your time of sorrow.I met Pete when we first moved here in 1999 at the doors of Our Lady of...Read More »
10 of 24 | Posted by: Dave Evans - Roanoke, VA

“I worked for Pete, Mr. Ragone, for years, and my mom, Joyce Nowlin, worked for him for years and years. He was a household word in our house, most...Read More »
11 of 24 | Posted by: Brenda Nowlin - Roanoke, VA

“Pete was a wonderful Christian man. He was Roanoke's silent giver. All you had to do was tell him someone was in need and it would be taken care of...Read More »
12 of 24 | Posted by: Gloria Reinhardt Majerus - FL

“Our deepest expressions of sympathies on the passing of your Dad. May you find comfort in knowing that you have another "angel" looking over you. ...Read More »
13 of 24 | Posted by: Dan & Lisa Dorazio - Sumas, WA

“To the Ragone family:Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. Pete was one of the first people I met when I moved to the Roanoke Valley...Read More »
14 of 24 | Posted by: Steve Talevi - Roanoke, VA

“Our thoughts and prayers are with all of Ragone Family for the loss of your dear father, and grandfather. What an amazing man. I am sure your mom...Read More »
15 of 24 | Posted by: Nancy Tramutola - Homer GLen, IL

“My prayers are with the family My mother Helen Hodges worked many years for Mr Pete. He was a great boss and a great person. We are in prayer for...Read More »
16 of 24 | Posted by: Shearry Hodges - Buchanan, VA

“My condolences to all my Ragone friends on the the loss of your Father.You are all are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
17 of 24 | Posted by: Rick Allred - Boones Mill, VA

“My prayers and thoughts are with all of you at this time. I thought a lot of Pete. I was so surprised to hear the news. I can only hope that he...Read More »
18 of 24 | Posted by: Glen David Waldis - Roanoke, VA

“So sorry for the loss of your Father, he was a remarkable man and a joy to be around. Praying for God's comfort and peace to surround you and many...Read More »
19 of 24 | Posted by: Maryanne Kruszewski - Tucson, AZ

“Pete j Ragone will be surely miss will be thinking of him every day god bless the whole family from Deborah@ Jr Stickman and Betty and Wayne Myers ”
20 of 24 | Posted by: Carlton Stickman - Eagle Rock, VA

“I'm so sorry for your loss. At least he is with the love of his life. ”
21 of 24 | Posted by: Karen LaPrade Mayhew - Moneta, VA

“So sorry for the loss of your father. He will always have a special place in my heart. One of the best bosses I ever had. Great memories of him from...Read More »
22 of 24 | Posted by: Roxie Thacker - Buchanan, VA

“So sorry about the loss of your father. Your parents were great people. Always treated us like one of the kids, not just neighbors. Thoughts and...Read More »
23 of 24 | Posted by: Beth Fariss - Roanoke, VA

“Thoughts and prayers for the family and friends of Peter Ragone. RIP, Mr. Ragone. ”
24 of 24 | Posted by: Cheryl Payne - Cisco, TX

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Peter was born on October 5, 1922 and passed away on Tuesday, November 29, 2016.

Peter was a resident of Roanoke, Virginia at the time of passing.

He served in the United States Marine Corps during World War II.

Peter was married to Drucilla.

The family will receive friends during a visitation and viewing from 4 to 6 p.m. on Friday December 2 2016 at Oakeys South Chapel at 4257 Brambleton Avenue Roanoke. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Saturday December 3 2016 at Our Lady of Nazareth Catholic Church.