Swansboro- Alphonse Robert Ragonese, 95, passed away Wednesday January 6, 2021 at the Crystal Coast Hospice House. He was born November 20, 1925 in Brooklyn, NY a son to the late, Rosario and Maria Berardi Ragonese.
A service will be held at St. Charles Cemetery on Long Island.
Alphonse was a graduate of Kent State and a WWII veteran of the US Navy. He then began a career as a pharmaceutical sales rep.
He is survived by son Ross Ragonese (Lisa) of Swansboro; daughter, Vita Barci (Kevin) of Ontario, NY; grandchildren, Daniella, Ross, Jr., Marina, and Jason; and great grandchildren, Juliana and Matthew.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Vivian Ragonese and a brother, Sebastian Ragonese.