Samuel Mario Ragusa, 78, formerly of Crystal City, Missouri entered into rest July 6, 2015 at The Villas in DeSoto, Missouri. Sam had retired from River Cement, he was a U.S. Air Force veteran and member of Our Lady Catholic Church. Born July 12, 1936, in Crystal City, Missouri, to the late Charles and Santa Ragusa. His wife, Nancy (Edwards) Ragusa preceded in him death on April 5, 2011.
Survived by his family which includes a son, Charlie (Penny) Ragusa of DeSoto, MO; brother, Anthony (Charmaine) Ragusa of FL; sister, Frances Engle of St Clair, MO; and grandson, Matt Whitworth of Ft Hood, TX. In addition to his wife and parents he is preceded in death by a brother, Joseph Saputo; and sister, Angela Griwach.