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Ronald G. Pucci

September 22, 1942 - May 29, 2019 Kennett Square, PA | Age 76 Loving Husband, Father, Grandfather, Great Grandfather, Brother and Friend.

RONALD G. PUCCI, 76, of Kennett Square passed away on May 29, 2019, after a lengthy battle with COPD.   He was born Sept. 22, 1942 in Wellsville, Ohio, the son of Renaldo and Irene Gerace Pucci.

He attended St. Lawrence Elementary School, Upper Darby and St. Dorothy’s Elementary School, Drexel Hill, graduated from St. Joseph’s Prep, Philadelphia, and Villanova University School of Engineering with a degree in mechanical engineering. He began his career working in engineering sales, later was employed by the former ICI Americas, became an independent engineering consultant, and was also involved in environmental clean-up projects.

Ron liked many sports and had been an avid hunter before his illness. He enjoyed his many friends and was always available to lend a helping hand. He was truly amazing – with his broad knowledge, he could fix just about anything. We will miss his fun-loving nature and steadfast support.  Ron enjoyed memberships in the Sons of Italy, the Italian American Club, the Safari Club International, and the NRA (benefactor status) .

Survivors include his loving wife, Irene Lovisa; sister, Victoria Kressler (Carey); daughters, Renee Solomon (Charles) and Janine Jackson (Lee); 9 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. Special thanks to his dearest friends Bob Holdsworth and Joe Ciampaglia who were always there to help him through the difficult times.

He was predeceased by his son, Ronald Pucci.

You are invited to visit with his family and friends from 10:00 to 11:00 on Wednesday morning, June 5, 2019, at St. Cornelius Catholic Church, 160 Ridge Road, Chadds Ford, PA. His Funeral Mass will follow at 11:00. Burial will be in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Route 82, Kennett Square, PA.

In lieu of flowers, donations are requested to the American Lung Association (COPD Research), 527 Plymouth Road, Suite 415, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462.

To view his online tribute and to share a memory with his family, please visit

Arrangements by the Kuzo Funeral Home, Kennett Square, PA

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Memorial Donations

American Lung Association (COPD Research)

527 Plymouth Road
Suite 415
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462.



June 5, 2019 10:00-11:00 St. Cornelius Catholic Church
160 Ridge Road
Chadds Ford, PA.

Funeral Mass

June 5, 2019 11:00 St. Cornelius Catholic Church
160 Ridge Road
Chadds Ford, PA.


June 5, 2019 St. Patrick's Cemetery
Route 82
Kennett Square, PA


  1. So sorry we can’t be there today Irene. Ron was a sweetheart. We were so fortunate to have shared some good times with you. He certainly always had us laughing. A man of many talents. You Irene gave him the courage to live as long as he could. Anthony and I will keep you both in our prayers. I know we will all be together someday. Love Tony and Marie

    Santoleri | June 5, 2019 at 8:04 AM
  2. Ron was a dear friend to my daughter Brenda when they worked at ICI. He was instrumental in my getting a flea free puppy when she thought we needed a dog. That was one of the best gifts we ever got. Ron made a nicknack shelf for Brenda and I liked it so much that he made me a smaller version. Each day I am reminded of his kindness. We are all blessed for having him in our lives. So sorry he is gone. He will not be forgotten.

    norene oswald | June 4, 2019 at 11:43 AM
  3. Rest in preace ….. Irene sorry for Your loss

    Henry Pilichowski | June 3, 2019 at 10:19 PM
  4. Rest in Holy Peace…………Norb Allston

    Norb Allston | June 3, 2019 at 3:23 PM

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