Obituary for Henry R. Ramezzana
Henry R. Ramezzana,91, of Toms River, NJ passed away peacefully on Tuesday July 25, 2017 at Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin, NJ. Henry was born in Garfield, NJ and was raised in Union City, NJ. He graduated from St. Peter’s High School in Jersey City, NJ. Henry proudly served his country in the 91st Infantry Division in the US Army during WWII. He attended Pace University. Henry and his wife raised their family in Wood-Ridge, NJ from 1964 to 1990 before moving to Toms River, NJ. Henry was a member of the VFW and the Knights of Columbus. He is a parishioner of St. Maximilian Kolbe RC Church in Berkeley Twsp., NJ. After retiring from the US Postal Service in Union City, NJ in 1983, Henry was partners and co-owner of several businesses including Bay Natural Food in Toms River, NJ. He was an avid sports fan.
Henry is predeceased by his parents Angelo and Sarah (Cervetto) Ramezzana and his sisters Angela Magnetti and Catherine LaRosa.
Surviving is his wife of 67 years Rae (Rolandi) Ramezzana of Toms River, NJ; his two sons Richard Ramezzana and his wife Cheryl of Cream Ridge, NJ and Thomas Ramezzana of Toms River, NJ; his two grandchildren Kristen and Richard and his brother Jack Ramezzana of Toms River, NJ.
Family will receive visitors on Thursday August 17, 2017 from 3pm to 7pm at the Timothy E. Ryan Home for Funerals 145 St. Catherine Blvd. Toms River, NJ. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Friday August 18, 2017 at 11:30am at St. Maximilian Kolbe RC Church in Berkeley Twsp., NJ. Burial will follow to BG William C Doyle Veterans Cemetery in Wrightstown, NJ. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105 or call (866) 298-5833. Condolences may be sent by visiting www.ryanfuneralhome.com.