Ronald Anthony Durastanti was born on July 6, 1951, in Cleveland. He attended Cleveland High School and studied at Delta State University. He resided in Colorado for 20 years.
He is survived by his parents, Tony and Mary Durastanti of Cleveland; his mother, Betty Jean Agro of Ft. Walton, Fla.; his children, Max Durastanti of Paonia, Colo., and Genevieve Koelzer of Denver of Colo.; brother, Danny Durastanti of Foley, Ala.; sister, Tonette Moore of Slidell, La.; and brothers, Joey and Timothy Agro, both of Ft. Walton, Fla.
A memorial service will be held on November 3, 2012, in Paonia, Colo.