John Joseph Ragognetti, 76, a Wilton resident since 1972, passed away at home after a battle with gastric cancer on Friday, January 4, 2019. His beloved wife Bettye, daughters Susan and Nancy and son Christopher were beside him when he passed. He was a doting husband, father and grandfather to seven grandchildren, whom he adored. He was loved by all who met him.
John was born in Manhattan on December 4, 1942 to the late Josephine (D’Angelo) and Alphonso Ragognetti and raised in Centerport, NY. In Centerport, he was fortunate to meet his wife Bettye at a young age.