April 27, 1943 ~ May 9, 2019
Ronald P. Smith, 76, of Wallingford, passed away on May 9, 2019. Born in New Haven on April 27, 1943, he was a son of the late Thomas and Muriel (Vaquaro) Smith. Ronald is survived by his daughters; Jennifer Nelson of Wallingford, Carrie Bartomeli and her husband Chris of Seymour, and Lauren Ucol and her husband Elvin of San Diego, CA, and his grandchildren; Nicole and Jeremy Moore and Isabella Nelson. Ronald grew up in New Haven and lived for over 50 years in Wallingford. He was a retired machinist/tool & die maker. He later was employed at the New Haven Coliseum for years, working concessions for many events. One of his favorite pastimes was playing golf. Friends may visit with his family at Beecher & Bennett Funeral Home, 2300 Whitney Ave., Hamden on Tuesday, May 14th from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. prior to his Prayer Service, which will begin at 11:00 a.m. Burial will be private.