October 18, 1940 - November 23, 2021
Guerrino “Nino” Ritmo passed away on Tuesday, November 23, 2021 with his loving family by his side. He was born October 18, 1940 in Antillo, PR Messina, Sicilia. The son of the late Salvatore and Giuseppa Ritmo. He lived a humble life. He enjoyed spending time with his wife, daughters, grandchildren and his great granddaughter. He played in an Italian band, his passion was music and playing the Accordian and Baritone, and served honorably in the Italian military. He loved soccer and Juventus was his favorite team. He then went on to meet his lifetime love Emilia. He later had the opportunity to immigrate to America. Guerrino & Emilia married on July 4, 1964. They then started their family. He worked for Local 190 and in 1989 he and his wife owned and operated Fiorello Bakery in Albany until 2020. He is survived by his wife Emilia Ritmo of 56 years. His daughters Josephine Gallagher and Antonia Ritmo. Proud grandfather of Gabriela (Nick Clark) Bradley, Brandon Gallagher and Analeeza Gallagher. Proud Great grandfather of his precious Ava Clark. Brother of Paolo (Aurelia) Ritmo, Giuseppe (Sharon) Ritmo, Nadia (Santino) Sturiale. Brother in law of Mario (Paula) LoGiudice. Predeceased by his in-laws Cateno & Antonia LoGiudice. Predeceased by his in-laws Angelina (Natale) Bonanno, Giuseppe (Amalia) LoGiudice, Fiorello (Elvira) LoGiudice, Vittoria (Angelo) Tuttobene, Maria (Giuseppe) Vigerzi. Predeceased by his sister-in-law Deborah LoGiudice and nephew Michael LoGiudice. Survived by several nieces and nephews. He was an amazing person and he will be missed by all that knew and loved him. Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Nino’s family Monday, November 29, 2021 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm in the McVeigh Funeral Home, 208 North Allen Street, Albany, NY 12206. Please only enter the funeral home from the rear parking lot doorway. Unvaccinated individuals must wear a mask and practice social distancing. Funeral services Tuesday at 10:30 am at Blessed Sacrament Church, 607 Central Ave. (Father John Bradley Way), Albany, NY 12206 where his Funeral Mass will be celebrated. The Rite of Committal will be held at Our Lady of Angels Cemetery immediately following the Mass.
Guerrino “Nino” Ritmo passed away on Tuesday, November 23, 2021 with his loving family by his side. He was born October 18, 1940 in Antillo, PR Messina, Sicilia. The son of the late Salvatore and Giuseppa Ritmo. He lived a humble... View Obituary & Service Information
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