RAVENA – On June 6, 2020, Ralph Surrano Sr. “Scratchy”, 92 of
Glenmont and formerly of Ravena, passed away peacefully in his home
with his loving family by his side.
Ralph was predeceased by his parents Charles and Carrie Surrano. He
was also predeceased by his siblings, Francis (Sox) Surrano, Charles
(Tip) Surrano, Jane Stafford, Natalie Vizzie, Elvira (Vide) Brady,
Marguerite (Belle) Palmer, John Surrano and Clara Torchia; and his
wife Marian Nash.
Ralph is survived by his wife, Dolores; children, Natalie Turner,
Ralph Surrano Jr. (Patty), Patricia Surrano; grandchildren, Andrea
Casale, Bridgette Joralemon, Ralph Surrano III, Alexis Surrano;
great-grandson, Michael Mangini; and many nieces and nephews.
Ralph worked hard in
various positions throughout his life, until finally retiring from
his position as Youth Recreation Supervisor with the Town of
Ralph loved baseball and was a die-hard Yankee fan. He also enjoyed
playing cards with his buddies, cooking, working in his garden and
laughing with his family. He was a parishioner of St. Patrick’s
Church in Athens where he was a member of the choir.
At the request of the family, there will be no service at this
time. In lieu of flowers, donation can be made to the
Alzheimer’s Association, Northeastern New York Chapter, 4 Pine West
Plaza, Suite 405, Albany, NY 12205.