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Ricardo J. Salamone

Ricardo J. Salamone

June 16, 1947 - March 20, 2009

WOOD LAKE -- Ricardo John "Animal" Salamone, 61, of Wood Lake, died Friday at Willmar Commons.

A service will be conducted at a later date.

Arrangements are by Sunset Funeral and Cremation Association of Echo and Wabasso.

He was born June 16, 1947, in Des Moines, Iowa, to Lenard and Donna Salamone. He grew up in California and attended school there.

On March 13, 1969, he married Tory McCoy in Reno, Nev. He worked for Coyle Construction for most of his life and lived in southwest Minnesota for many years.

He was a member of the Brotherhood M.C. Club.

He is survived by two daughters: Tory (and Chris) Swenning of Ghent and Tia Salamone of Arco; one grandchild; brothers: Joe, Neil, Bear, Chopper and Laurie.

He was preceded in death by three siblings.