Ronald Louis Fabiani, of Millsboro, Del., passed away Monday, Feb. 9, 2009, in the Delaware Hospice Center, Milford, Del. He was a member of St. Michaels Roman Catholic Church, Georgetown, Del., Post 28 American Legion and the Marine Corp League. His motto was: “Once a Marine, always a Marine.” He was an avid fisherman and a Vietnam War veteran. He worked briefly as a Philadelphia, Pa., policeman; but retired from Philadelphia Electric as a generator operator. He was a loving, caring husband and soulmate.
Fabiani was preceded in death by his parents, Lou and Ellen Marie McAtee Fabiani. He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Joyce L. Fabiani; a daughter, Jamie Noel Fabiani; and a son, Joshua Andrew Fabiani.
A Mass of Christian Burial was scheduled for Monday, Feb. 16, 2009, with burial with Marine Corp Honors in the Delaware Memorial Veterans Cemetery, Millsboro, Del. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Delaware Hospice, 100 Patriots Way, Milford, DE 19963.