He was born on May 7, 1948, in Detroit, Mich., to Lou and Anna (Gall) Pietosi. He was a US Marine Corps veteran. Ron recently retired from Dutchman in Goshen, Ind., after many years of service. He was a member of the Syracuse VFW, Eagles and attended the Wawasee Lakeside Chapel.
He is survived by his two sons: Ronald (Tersea) Pietosi Jr.; Mike (Tracy) Pietosi; one daughter: Felicia Pietosi; a brother: Stephen Herrage; four sisters: Paula Bruning, Judy Sukenik, Stephanie Shafer and Brenda Saro; five grandchildren; and his companion: Blanca Lozano.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 12, at Eastlund Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 12, at the funeral home. Pastor Brad Cox will officiate the services followed by military honors by the Syracuse VFW.