Donald "Don" Ruggirello passed away on July 29, 2022. He was born on July 21, 1955 to the late Domenic and Lena Ruggirello. Don retired as a pharmaceutical regulatory affairs director after 40 years. He was a faithful member of St. Clare's Catholic Church in Acworth, Georgia, alongside his wife, Kathleen. Don was kind and generous and always helped others. He enjoyed traveling to the National Parks, photography, and visiting his great nieces and nephews in Nashville. Don was a loving, devoted husband, father, and grandfather who adored his family. Don was and will continue to be very loved and deeply missed.
Don is preceded in death by his parents, Domenic and Lena Ruggirello. He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Kathleen Ruggirello; his son, Brian (Olivia) Ruggirello; his daughter, Jennifer Ruggirello and her fiance, Cody Wilson; sisters, Barbara (Dennis) Moore and Judith (David) Ruff; two grandchildren, Ellison and Adeline Ruggirello; and several nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, and extended family.
The family will receive friends at Clark Funeral Home on Friday, August 5, 2022 from 5:00pm until 8:00pm. Funeral Services for Mr. Ruggirello will be at St. Clare's Catholic Church on Saturday, August 6, 2022 at 9:00am with Father Michael Revak officiating. Interment will follow at Kennesaw Memorial Park.
Clark Funeral Home is honored to care for the Ruggirello family during this difficult time.