82 Fairview Ave.
Naugatuck, CT 06770
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Ronald Merancy

Ronald J. Merancy

Thursday, June 21st, 1956 - Saturday, January 25th, 2020
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Obituary

Ronald J. "Rick" Merancy
1956 - 2020

Naugatuck, CT Ronald J. “Rick” Merancy, 63, husband of Nadine (Calsetta) Merancy, died peacefully on January 25, 2020 at home with family by his side.

Ron was born on June 21, 1956 in Derby, CT a son of the late Edward S. and Yvonne JoAnn (Boyne) Merancy, Sr. and had lived in Naugatuck since the third grade. Ron graduated from Naugatuck High School in 1974 and earned a degree from the University of New Haven. Ron worked in various occupations during his career, mostly as a warehouse supervisor. In his youth, for 7 years he was a lifeguard and he coached the Naugatuck High School Girls Basketball Team. Since 1998, Ron has served as Chairman of the Naugatuck Water Pollution Control Authority. He umpired at the Peter J. Foley Little League and served as a town Bailiff, along with serving on many other various town committees. He loved nothing more than coaching or being the #1 fan of his daughters and their activities. During baseball season you could catch him cheering on his beloved Yankees and every fall his Giants. He would also frequently travel to fly fish at his favorite spots. The most recent joy in his life was being Papa to the light of his life, Gracie. You could also catch him out with his fellow ROMEO’s, catching up and doing things Naugatuckians do.

In addition to Nadine, his wife of 37 years, Ron is survived by his daughters, Kara Merancy, Kirby Marshall and her husband, Greg Marshall and Kassie Merancy; his granddaughter, Gracie and his grandson, who is due on February 6, 2020; his sisters, Yvonne Olgetree and Toni Goad; his step mother, Dolores Merancy and many nieces, nephews, great nieces & nephews, cousins and friends. In addition to his parents, Ron was predeceased by his brother, Edward S. Merancy, Jr. and his sister, Donna Locke.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday at 10:00am at St. Francis of Assisi Church, 318 Church Street, Naugatuck. Everyone attending is kindly asked to please meet at church. Burial will follow in St. James Cemetery, Naugatuck. Calling hours are Friday from 4-7pm at the Buckmiller Thurston Mengacci Funeral Home, 82 Fairview Avenue, Naugatuck. In lieu of flowers and to honor Ron’s memory, donations can be made to the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception Elevator Fund, 74 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT 06702
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Friday, January 31st, 2020 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    When
    Friday, January 31st, 2020 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Location
    Buckmiller Thurston Mengacci Funeral Home
    Address
    82 Fairview Avenue
    Naugatuck, Connecticut 06770
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  • Mass of Christian Burial

    Saturday, February 1st, 2020 | 10:00am
    When
    Saturday, February 1st, 2020 10:00am
    Location
    St. Francis of Assisi Church
    Address
    318 Church Street
    Naugatuck, CT 06770
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    Officiant
    The Rev. John Kuzhikottayil
  • Interment

    Saturday, February 1st, 2020 |
    When
    Saturday, February 1st, 2020
    Location
    St. James Cemetery
    Address
    Cross Street
    Naugatuck, Connecticut 06770
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  • New York Yankess

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Rick and Carol Dumas

Posted at 02:23pm
Our sincere condolences to Nadine and girls. Ron and I met many years ago as co-workers and we soon became friends. He was my fishing partner, and we enjoyed many outings together. He would beam ear to ear whenever he spoke of his girls. It is with great sadness that I write this out of selfishness, as I know he is in God's loving care and free of ailments. May it bring the family some comfort to know that you are in ours prayers and thoughts. Tight lines Bro.... Rick and Carol Dumas
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Yvonne Ogletree

Posted at 10:28pm
I didn’t find out I even had brothers until I was a teenager! Rick and I hit it off instantly! We’ve kept in touch all these years, with several visits from Rick through the years. Our last visit was my daughters wedding when Rick and Kara canes out to celebrate with us! A loving and caring man! You will be missed bro!💗🙏🏼🤗
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Jacquelyn Buckmiller

Posted at 06:24pm
My prayers and thoughts go out to Ron’s family. Jacquelyn Buckmiller
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