He had served in the United States Navy, and he was honorably discharged on Dec. 29, 1988. He had been employed as a baker at Rigoni’s Bakery in Ironwood.
He is survived by one brother, Robert (Paula) Rigoni, of Ironwood; two sisters, Janice (Jeff) Cox and Debbie (Kevin) Maki, both of Ironwood; eight nephews and nieces; and 11 great-nephews and great-nieces.
Cremation has taken place at the Range Crematory in Hurley.
A private family service was held.
Inurnment will be in the Riverside Cemetery in Ironwood.
Arrangements are by Range Funeral Service and Crematory, Ketola-Burla Funeral Home of Ironwood.