Ronald Cestone – May 31

Ronald Anthony Cestone of Bronx, New York, passed away on May 31, 2022. He was 64 years old. Born in New Rochelle, NY, to Anthony and Fannie Cestone, Ronald spent most of his childhood in New Rochelle, eventually moving to Pelham and graduating from Pelham Memorial High School. Ronald worked as a plumber for Burgh Plumbing and Heating and as a real estate appraiser in Westchester County.

Ronald loved playing his guitar; his favorite bands were Black Sabbath and Led Zeppelin. Ronald lived a simple life allocating all of his time and love to his family and friends. He loved Sundays (Rest Day) where he would watch football, cheering on the NY Giants, and chatting with his brother-in-law Vinny. He lived for his children & grandchildren and loved starting his mornings having coffee with the Wolfs Lane Deli Crew.

Ronald will be remembered as a loving, kind, independent, friendly, family-oriented man. His endearing personality will be missed by everyone.

He is survived by Gina Cestone; his children, Angela (Tim) Daly, Nicole (Jason) Paci, and his beloved grandchildren, Madeline, Jameson, Tristan and Olivia. Ronald is predeceased by his parents Anthony and Fannie Cestone, brother-in-law Ronald Tonks, In-laws Angelo and Mary Rascona, as well as his beloved dog Cody.

A celebration of Ronalds life will take place at the Pelham Funeral Home located at 64 Lincoln Avenue, Pelham, New York, on Monday, June 6th from 4-8pm. A Funeral Mass will take place at St. Catharines Church located at 25 Second Avenue, Pelham, New York, on Tuesday, June 7th at 10:00am. Interment will follow at Ferncliff Cemetery. For more information or to leave a condolence please visit

Editor’s note: This obituary was provided by the Pelham Funeral Home.