Ralph Edward Monaco, 82, of Colonial Beach, passed away on November 29, 2018, at Fauquier Health and Rehabilitation in Warrenton.
He was born on November 8, 1936, in the Washington, D.C., to the late Joseph and Ada Monaco.
Ralph founded and owned Dualco Inc. for 52 years and was a life member of Centreville Volunteer Fire Department, serving as chief for many years. He was also a member of Battlefield Baptist Church.
He was also proceeded in death by his wife, Beverly Ann Monaco.
Survivors include his sons, Douglas E. Monaco of Jeffersonton, Ralph E. Monaco Jr. and his wife Jody of Rixeyville, and Dwayne E. Monaco and his wife Teresa of Bealeton; his siblings, Mary Miller of Woodbridge, Pete Monaco of Mocksville, N.C., Shirley Groves of Front Royal, Nancy Martz of Bluemont, Rita Everly of Howardsville, and Joe Monaco Jr. of Leesburg; his grandchildren, Lee Monaco, Melissa Monaco, Kimberly Bresler and David Monaco, and a great grandchild, Kaden Monaco.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, December 4, at Moser Funeral Home in Warrenton. The service will take place at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, December 5, at the funeral home. Entombment will be in Stonewall Memory Garden near Manassas, VA.
Memorial contributions may be made to Little Fork Volunteer Fire Department, 6011 Rixeyville Road, Rixeyville, Va. 22737.
Online condolences may be offered at www.moserfuneralhome.com