Manchester, N.H. — Ludovico “Luddy” “Larry” Ruggiero of Manchester, N.H. passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday, January 6, 2013. He was 94.
Born in Lawrence in 1918, he was the son of Antonio and Alessendrina (Montenaro) Ruggiero. Larry served his country with the U.S. Army during World War II. After returning home, Mr. Ruggiero stayed out west and was employed for many years as a dealer at several casinos in Las Vegas.
He leaves two nephews, Robert A. Capriole and his wife, Gail of Sandown N.H., Paul Ruggiero and his wife, Larisa of N.H., a niece, Marguerite Zagrinas and her husband, Raymond of Amesbury and several great-nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Louis Ruggiero and Susie Capriole.
ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are kindly invited to visitation on Friday morning from 8-9:30 a.m. in the Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley St., Methuen. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday at 10 a.m. in Holy Rosary Church, Lawrence. Memorial donations can be made to NH Child and Family Services, 464 Chestnut St., P.O. Box 448, Manchester, NH 03105. Please see www.cataudellafh.com for directions or to leave the family a condolence.