Ronald James Dionne

Published on Tuesday, 13 April 2021 17:30


Ronald James Dionne, age 63 of Fernandina Beach, Fla., passed away on Thursday, April 8, 2021 at his home.

He was born in Grand Falls, New Brunswick, Canada to Marie Carmelita Belanger Dionne and the late Joseph Camille Dionne.

At a young age his family moved to Meriden where he attended Maloney High School.

Ronald was a retired Union Panel Mechanic for Connecticut Locals # 40, # 15 and #326.

In 2019 he relocated to Fernandina Beach from Barkhamsted where he enjoyed the beach, working in his yard and observing the beautiful flora and fauna of Amelia Island. Ronald was well known for his sense of humor and for giving people a hard time in good fun.

He leaves behind his mother, Carmelita Dionne of Grand Falls, New Brunswick, Canada; his son, Jeremy Brown and his wife Brandi of Winsted; his daughter, Jennifer Thibault and her husband Jeffery of Torrington; his siblings, Patricia Dionne and her husband Dave Roberts of Ottawa Ontario, Canada, Ginette Dionne of Fernandina Beach, Fla., Marcel Dionne and his wife Robin of Perth-Andover, New Brunswick, Canada, Lynne Dionne and her husband John Warring of Cedar Key, Fla., Renee Dionne and her husband Thomas Gerstenecker of Merrickville, Ontario, Canada . He also leaves behind his grandchildren, Connor Fenn, Miranda Thibault, Alexander Thibault and many nieces and nephews.

Donations in his memory may be made to White Oak Conservation, 581705 White Oak Road, Yulee, Fla., 32097 or .


Posted in New Britain Herald, on Tuesday, 13 April 2021 17:30. Updated: Tuesday, 13 April 2021 17:32.