Richard J. Brunetto, age 45 of Ridley Park, formerly of Colwyn, passed away on August 8th, 2022 at home surrounded by his family.
Rick followed his passion for trains and worked as an engineer for CSX Rail for many years until his illness progressed. Prior to working for CSX, Rick worked for AAA and Robin Ford. An avid Philadelphia Eagles fan, Rick also enjoyed detailing cars, cooking and eating, and especially loved taking trips to Wildwood for Laura's Fudge.
He is predeceased by his grandparents Evelyn and Joseph Brunetto, and great grandmother Josephine Covello.
Survivors: Loving son of Cynthia and Joseph Kurko, adoring father of Grace Brunetto and her mother Stephanie Brunetto, beloved fiancé of Stephanie Dawson and her son Alex Ferretiz, dear brother of Chris (Melissa) Brunetto, Jay (Carolyn) Brunetto, and Nick Kurko, uncle of Derek, Aiden, Mason, and Carson, as well as many aunts, uncles, cousins, friends, and his beloved pet Baily.
Funeral Service: 11Am on Saturday, Aug. 13, at McCausland Garrity Marchesani Funeral Home, 343 S. Chester Pike, Glenolden PA
Viewing: 10-11AM on Saturday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Myotonic Dystrophy Foundation, myotonic.org/donate