Ronald DeCosta, 65, of Providence, died at home on Sunday May 13th.
Born in Providence, he was the son of the late Raymond DeCosta Sr. and Irene Fay (Manning) Seeley. Ronald served two years in the United States Army alongside his late brother PVT Raymond DeCosta Jr.
He is survived by six sons, Ronald Suggs, Kevin Manning, Raymond Prout, Justin Prout, Joseph Prout and Brandyn Prout, all of Providence, three daughters, Rena LaRosa, Tina Prout and Tina Richards, all of Providence, brothers, Robert Seeley of Providence and Raymond Seeley of Pawtucket, sisters, Rachel Seeley of Pawtucket and Robin Washington of Providence; as well as a several cousins and grandchildren. Aside from his family, he is remembered by his many friends.
Ronald is described by his family as a movie fanatic and social butterfly whom will be missed deeply by those who loved him.