Ronald J. Balboni, 71, of Ridgefield, loving brother, cousin and friend, passed away peacefully on July 2, 2012 surrounded by his loving family.

Ron taught elementary school for many years at Holmes Elementary School in Darien, CT and Douglas Grafflin Elementary School in Chappaqua, NY.

Ron loved to travel and was known for his culinary skills.

Ron was predeceased by his parents, Harry and Alba Balboni. He leaves behind his sister and brother-in-law, Donna and Roger Peckham, of Newington. He will be dearly missed by many.

Services will be held on Friday, July 20, 2012 at 10:15 a.m. at St. Mary’s Parish, 55 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield, CT. Burial services will be private.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Wittingham Cancer Center at Norwalk Hospital, 24 Stevens Street, Norwalk, CT 06856.

To share a memory with Ronald’s family, please visit us on-line at www.newingtonmemorial.com.