Ronald F. Altobelli, age 91, of Lansing, MI, passed away August 17, 2020, in East Lansing. He was born October 2, 1928, in New Castle, PA, to the late Nicola and Christina (Pelino) Altobelli.
Ron was Veteran of the United States Army, serving in WWII. Ron was a graduate of Penn State with a degree in engineering, supporting the foundry and auto industry.
He is survived by his children: Gene (Robin) Altobelli, Susan (John) Chapin, and Glenn (Nell) Altobelli; grandchildren: Nicole, Sheila, Jesse, Chiara, Casey, Sinjin, and Genna; five great-grandchildren; sister, Elaine (John) Meyers; as well as nieces, nephews, cousins and extended family.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Ruby, brother Gene, and sister Phyllis.
There will be a memorial picnic held Saturday, September 19, 2020 at Grand Woods Park, Lansing, beginning at 1:00 p.m. with Military Honors to take place at 2:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
Arrangements are by the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel.