Ronald Carragher

Ronald M. Carragher

Saturday, November 16th, 1946 - Saturday, October 10th, 2020
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WATERLOO- Ronald M. Carragher, age 73, of Waterloo passed away on Saturday October 10. 2020 in Clifton Springs Hospital.

Family and friends may call from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday (Oct.15) at the McGuigan & Bero Funeral Home 45 High St. Geneva. Funeral services will be held on Friday (Oct.16) at 1:30 p.m. at the funeral home. The Rev. Thomas P. Mull will officiate. Burial with full military honors will follow in Sampson Veteran Memorial Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Veterans Outreach Center 447 South Ave. Rochester, NY 14620.

Ron was born on November 16, 1946 in Geneva the son of the late Maurice Joseph and Mary (Peterson) Carragher. He served in the US Marines during the Vietnam War doing 2 tours in Vietnam and was awarded 2 Purple Hearts. Ron retired after many years from Bloch & Guggenheimer in Seneca Castle as the Water Treatment Operator.

In his younger days Ron was an avid pool player. Throughout his adult life he enjoyed carpentry jobs around the home, walks at the lake and quiet time mowing the lawn. He looked forward to time with family especially if it involved cookouts with his favorite food (hotdogs). Ron was always there to help and could fix anything.

He is survived by his wife, Wendy; children, Andrea Carragher-Nardozzi of Geneva, Lisa (Daniel) Leon of Waterloo, Jim Prattico, Jr. of Geneva, Tina Carragher of Clifton Springs; grandchildren, Gabrielle, Joey, Drew, Aiden, Marliegh; great-granddaughter, Amelia; several nieces and nephews.

Ron was predeceased by his parents; brothers, Micky, Daniel, Richard; sisters, Mary Lynch, Gwen Schroeder; daughter, Luanne Carragher.
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  • Visitation

    Thursday, October 15th, 2020 | 5:00pm - 8:00pm
    Thursday, October 15th, 2020 5:00pm - 8:00pm
    McGuigan & Bero Funeral Home
    45 High Street
    GENEVA, NY 14456
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  • Service

    Friday, October 16th, 2020 | 1:30pm
    Friday, October 16th, 2020 1:30pm
    McGuigan & Bero Funeral Home
    45 High Street
    GENEVA, NY 14456
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rev. Thomas P. Mull
  • Interment

    Sampson Veterans Memorial Cemetery
    Rt. 96 A
    ROMULUS, NY 14547
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  • Good Conduct Medal
  • US Marine Corps
  • National Defense Service Medal
  • U.S. Presidential Citation - Navy and Marine Corps
  • Purple Heart, Oak Leaf Cluster
  • US Marine Corps Rifle Marksmanship Badge
  • Vietnam Campaign Medal
  • Vietnam Service Medal


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Nanette E Clark

Posted at 05:34pm
So sorry to hear of your loss. Ron was a great friend in our days at Bloch & Guggenheimer.

Patricia L. Heieck

Posted at 08:58am
I remember visiting Ron and Wendy on several Sundays with Mary.We would stop at their home after visiting Peter at Strong Memorial..I enjoyed seeing the brother and sister sharing memories, and having alot of laughs.
So sorry Wendy for your loss..Thinking of you..Pat Heieck

Sheila, Josh, Maranda, Clint, Julia and Hayden

Posted at 06:49pm
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