Kenneth Attilio Ramelli
June 9, 1926 – October 16, 2012
Kenneth Attilio Ramelli passed away Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at the Eastern Plumas Health Care facility Loyalton Campus as the result of a stroke. at the age of 86.
Ken was born June 9, 1926 in Loyalton, California to Attilio and Amelia Tognalda Ramelli. He attended Island School on Dyson Lane then on to Loyalton High School. After graduating from high school he served 2 years in the Army as an Aero Engine Mechanic and for many years attended the Reno Air Shows looking over old war airplanes bringing back many memories.
After the army Ken returned to Sierra Valley where he lived his entire life working in the logging business for different logging companies.
In March 1981 he married Patricia Jean Hixon who proceeded him in death in 2002. Also proceeding him in death his mother and father, sister Rose Marie and brother Mervin Martin.
Private burial was October 24, 2012 in Vinton Cemetery with Manni Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.