Originally created 07/17/04

Mr. Renato Meneghello (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest on Thursday, July 15, 2004, at University Hospital, Mr. Renato "Ray" Meneghello, 66, husband of Margaret Meneghello. Mr. Meneghello was born in Noale, Italy and came to this country with his family 48 years ago. Ray worked as a drafter with Electrical Design Consultants. A member of St. Mary on the Hill, Ray was a dedicated member of the Knights of Columbus, Patrick Walsh Council #677. He was also a 4th Degree member of the Knights of Columbus and had held many offices. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and a member the Italian American Club of the CSRA. The Funeral Mass will be held Monday, July 19, 2004, 11 a.m. at St. Mary on the Hill Catholic Church, Father Jerry Ragan, Celebrant. Pallbearers will be members of the Knights of Columbus. Honorary Pallbearers will be the 4th degree Knights of Columbus. Interment will be in Westover Memorial Park. Family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. with a Vigil service beginnin g at 6 p.m., Sunday, July 18, 2004 at Thomas Poteet & Son. Survivors include his wife, Margaret Y. Meneghello, Augusta; daughter and son-in-law, Laura A. and George DeGulis, Jersey City, N.J.; son and daughter-in-law, Richard and Kirsten Meneghello, Portland, Oregon; granddaughter, Lucy Grace Meneghello; sisters, Ines Tridente, North Bergen, N.J., Maria Friedman, Harriman, N.J., Jean Berardinelli, West Palm Beach, Fla.; brothers, Sergio Meneghello, Fort Wayne, Ind. and Angelo John Meneghello, Tennessee. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 1725, 325 8th St., Augusta, Ga. 30901. Thomas Poteet and Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd., Augusta, Ga. 30907 Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle July 17, 2004