Mr. Robert John “Rusty” Ramsey, Sr., age 75, of Utica, passed away on Wednesday September 11, 2019 at St. Elizabeth Medical Center.
He was born on August 3, 1944, in Utica, a son of the late Grover and Jane Dodge Ramsey, and was educated in local schools.
On November 7, 2007, he was joined in marriage to Patricia D’Alessandro, a blessed union of 10 years, until her passing on July 14, 2018.
Rusty was employed by the Doeskin Co. and Mohawk Containers Co. as a Utility Maintenance Specialist, until his retirement.
Surviving are his beloved son and daughter-in-law, Robert John Jr. and Elizabeth Ramsey of Oswego: two beloved daughters and a son-in-law, Debra and Scott Bristol of Baldwinsville and Mary Kay Ramsey and Shawn Burridge of Oswego; his beloved grandchildren, Ryan, Lindsey and Porter; one sister Kathy Schram of Vernon; one brother David Ramsey of SC; brother-in-law Anthony Kogut of Frankfort Center; and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by one sister Shirley Kogut and a brother-in-law Robert Schram.
Visiting hours will be held on Friday morning from 10:00 am until 12:00 noon at The Scala & Roefaro Funeral Home, Inc. 1122 Culver Ave. Funeral services will be held at the conclusion of visitation at 12:00 noon in the funeral home. Interment will be in St. Agnes Cemetery.
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