Ron Palaima

Obituary of Ron Palaima

PALAIMA, Ronald J., “Ron,” 71, of Largo,  passed away July 20, 2021. Born in Massachusetts, Ron graduated from Acton-Boxboro High School where he was class president and later attended UMass Amherst.  He lived in a number of places: Massachusetts, Florida, New York, Virginia and returned back to Florida in the mid-1990s.


Ron loved to draw, cook, and bring people together. He was always the social coordinator, organizing parties and family gatherings. And he loved his dogs!


Ron was preceded in death by his longtime partner, Arthur “Art” Gato, and their ashes will be scattered at sea together.  


Ron is survived by his siblings - Stanley, David and Cheryl. He will be missed by family and friends.


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