Age 89, of South Fayette Twp., on March 28, 2018. Beloved husband for 62 years of Aida DiNardo; he swept her off her feet in Italy in 1955, loving father of Bido (Cathy Martincic) DiNardo and Paul (Suzanne) DiNardo; cherished grandfather of Daniel (Diana) DiNardo and Michael DiNardo; brother of the late Frank “Chi-Chi” (Ione) DiNardo; uncle of Mia Fodor, Frank (Megan) DiNardo; great uncle of Joseph (Nicole, his loving caretaker) Fodor, Michael (Donnie) Fodor, Eric (Emily) DiNardo, Brian (Caitlin) DiNardo, Kristen (Danny) Mcllvaine, Lauren DiNardo and great-great uncle of Noah, Jackson, Nico and Mia; cousin of Ralph (Debbie) DiCaprio and Maria (Eric) White and great cousin of Anthony (Paola) DiCaprio and Frank DiCaprio. A Veteran of the Korean War, serving in the U.S. Army. Mr. DiNardo was a retired teacher at Bethel Park High School, where he taught Spanish. He was a member of Holy Child Parish and a 4th Degree member of the Knights of Columbus. Ralph was an extremely hard worker and set an example for his sons as they worked for their dad at RDN & Sons Excavating Co. He also enjoyed making homemade wine and a variety of Italian meats
Family and friends received on Monday from 2-4 and 6-8 PM at the Warchol Funeral Home Inc., 3060 Washington Pike, Bridgeville (412.221.3333). A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday at 10 AM at Holy Child Parish. Memorials may be made to the Bridgeville Area Food Bank.
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Dear Aida and Family,
We are so saddened to learn of Ralph's passing and feel very blessed to have crossed paths with him. We know he will leave a giant void in your lives, but oh!--the memories you all must have!! He always spoke so lovingly and proudly of you all. What a wonderful legacy he leaves. God Bless you all. Jeff & Denise Lewellyn
Submitted by Denise Lewellyn on Apr 2 2018 06:28:12 PM
Dear Aida, Bido and Paul, Please accept my deepest sympathy. I have many fond memories of your husband and your father during the time that I worked for Frank and Ione at Chi Chi's. I am very sorry for your loss. He was a good man. Sincerely, Alan DiGiovanni
Submitted by Alan Di Giovanni on Apr 2 2018 03:38:13 PM
Paul so sorry for your loss. Prayers go out to you and your family. Cherish all the good times you had with your dad. Missy and Bob Phillips
Submitted by Missy and Bob Phillips on Apr 2 2018 01:41:21 PM
Condolences to Aida and the boys. From one foreign language teacher to another...Reposez en paix, cher ami !!!
Submitted by Larry G Wineland on Apr 2 2018 11:26:45 AM
Larry & Nancy Wineland lit a candle for Ralph DiNardo
Larry & Nancy Wineland lit a candle on Apr 2 2018 11:25:25 AM
I have fond memories of Mr. DiNardo and Spanish class in the early 70s. He was a very good and very kind teacher. My condolences to his family.
Submitted by Jennifer Boehm Gates on Mar 30 2018 08:26:27 PM
I'm so sorry to hear of Ralph's passing. He was a wonderful man and a dear friend of my father. He will truly be missed. May he rest in peace.
Submitted by Theresa Marinelli on Mar 30 2018 11:17:07 AM
Ralph—Even the good guys eventually leave us, but your legacy lives on. You certainly made a better world for all of us and your children and grandchildren are taking right up where you left off. Hope you can run your Beagles and make good wine in heaven! Bonnie and Bob
Submitted by Dr. Robert DeWaters on Mar 30 2018 09:21:43 AM
God gave me you for the ups and downs, Dad thanks for always being there for all of us,teaching us and helping us. We love you and are truly blessed that you were on our lives. You will be forever with us!!!😘
Submitted by Cathy Dinardo on Mar 30 2018 08:30:24 AM
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