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Charles T. RibaRDO

July 12, 1944 ~ August 4, 2017 (age 73)
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Charles Thomas Ribardo passed away on August 4th after a long illness. A resident of Westfield for 46 years, Charlie was a 1966 graduate of the United States Merchant Marine Academy. He held a Chief Engineer's license, sailed for various shipping companies and was a Port Engineer for Moore-McCormack Lines, United States Lines, Farrell Lines, and E-Ships.

He was an active member of the Society of Marine Port Engineers and the USMMA Alumni Association.

Charlie greatly enjoyed fly fishing and golf as a member of Buck Hill Falls, PA.

He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Leslie Ann Ribardo, 2 daughters, Carolyn Nester of Cranford and Susan Crews of Richmond, VA, 4 grandchildren: Joseph, Aiden, Brady and Keira, and a large loving family.

Donations in his memory may be made to the USMMA Alumni Association, PO Box 22011, Great Neck, NY 11022.

Funeral and interment will be private.


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