Sebastiano Ruggieri, 84, of Gloucester, formerly of Lawrence, passed away Thursday, April 5, 2018 at the Seacoast Nursing Center in Gloucester. Born in Italy, he was the son of the late Antonino and Elena (Biondo) Ruggieri.
Mr. Ruggieri was raised and educated in Italy and came to the United States in 1962. He was an accomplished tailor and could make a suit from scratch. He retired from Kaps of Lawrence.
He was predeceased by his beloved wife, Teresa (Scaturro) Ruggieri.
Mr. Ruggieri is survived by his children, Antonio of Florida, John and his wife Melissa of California, and Elena and her husband John of Gloucester; grandchildren, Lykourgos and Victoria.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend his funeral mass at 11:00 am on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at St. Lucy Church, 254 Merrimack St., Methuen. There will be no visiting hours. Burial will be in Immaculate Conception Mausoleum, Lawrence. For directions or to send condolences, please visit www.cataudellafh.com