Deaths Death Notices
RUGGIERO, Joy Elizabeth
RUGGIERO - Joy Elizabeth On January 7, surrounded by family, Joy Elizabeth Ruggiero, wife to the late Alphonsus Ruggiero, succumbed to pneumonia at the age of 90. Joy was the personification of "live life to the fullest" to the very end and encouraged everyone she met to do the same. She was a writer, a painter, a florist, and a teacher, but her true calling was as Wife, Mother, and Grandmother. She is survived by five children, eleven grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren. Friends may join the family in celebrating her life on February 4th from 4-7 PM at the Lake Erie Beach Volunteer Fire Hall, 9483 Lakeshore Rd., Angola, NY 14006.