Ronald Steven Cimorose Sr., 74, of Newark, DE, passed away on December 8, 2018. He was born on Feb. 10, 1944 in Elkton, MD, to the late Clemete Cimorose Sr. and Agnes Bessie (Ryan) Cimorose.
Ron was a life-long Elkton resident and attended Elkton High School. He had an interest in Seibukan Karate and studied the art for many years. In the late 1960’s, Ron and his life-long friend, Bob Whited, taught the art to others by running a karate school in the community. One of Ron’s greatest passions was building custom motorcycles. He became the owner and operator of Cimorose’s Custom Cycles from the early 1970’s until he retired in 2016, and was well known for the custom design Street Boss Motorcycle. Ron was a very active member of the Pagan Motorcycle Club from 1971-2016.
Ron is survived by his life-long friend, Patti Maloney; sons: Ronald Steven Cimorosi Jr. (Cheryl); Christopher Cimorose (Treasa); daughters: Stephane Cimorose, Cara Vaccarini Reynolds, Nichole Shaub; grandchildren: Julia Cimorosi, Christopher Cimorose Jr., Paula Cimorose; as well as nine additional grandchildren; sister, Rita Daniels (Gene); niece and special care provider, Patti Gregg; along with other numerous nieces and nephews; and life-long friend, Sherry Mattei.
In addition to his parents, Ron is preceded in death by his wife, Nancy (Walls) Cimorose; brother, Clement Cimorosi “Rocky”; and sister, Francis Gregg “Franny”.
A visitation will be held on Thursday, December 13, from 6-8 p.m. at R.T. Foard Funeral Home, P.A. 259 East Main St., Elkton, MD 21921. A Celebration of Ron’s Life will be Friday, December 14 at 11 a.m. where family and friends may visit beginning at 10 a.m. Burial will follow at Immaculate Conception Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made payable to “Dysautonomia International” and sent in care of the funeral home.
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