NYACK, N.Y. - Ralph Blanco of Nyack, formerly of Yonkers, died Jan. 15. He was 75.
Blanco was born Oct. 26, 1938, to John Blanco and Rose Vitagliano in the Bronx. He also spent time living in Yonkers and Rockland County in N.Y. He worked as a school bus driver in Rockland County. He was also a sanitation worker for the City of N.Y., where he retired with over 20 years of service.
Blanco is survived by his wife, Geraldine; children, Rosemarie, John and Ralph; daughter-in-law, Beth; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; twin brother, Anthony Blanco; and sisters, Anna Marie Ferraro and Diane Varga.
A celebration of Blanco’s life will be held Friday, Jan. 17 from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Saturday, Jan. 18 from 2 to 5 p.m. at Wyman-Fisher Funeral Home in Pearl River, with a service being held at 4 p.m.