Ronald "Ronnie" Tallent of Siren St., Winthrop passed away unexpectedly on July 15, 2018. He was 47 years old. Born in Malden he was the beloved son of Susan (Pancygrau) and Robert J. Tallent. A life long resident of Winthrop he graduated from Winthrop High School in 1988 where he achieved All Scholastic Status in Baseball. He was also a graduate of Worcester Academy in 1989. One of the happiest days of his life was when he was drafted by the California Angels in 1989 and eventually signing a contract, then playing in their minor league system. He attended Salem State College and was certified as a computer technician and went on to work at Pioneer Financial in Boston. He held various jobs over the years and most recently worked with the Cash family at Atlantic Asphalt in Revere. He played softball for many years in the Winthrop Men's Softball League, the East Boston Men's Softball League and also played in the East Boston Men's Flag Football League. Ronnie also really enjoyed working out in the gyms in the area.
He was husband of Jennifer (DiNublia) and the loving father of Cassidy Lee, Dylan James and Isabella Josephine. Dear brother of Lisa Yarrow and her husband Chris and the beloved uncle of Christopher, Kayla and Sam Yarrow all of Winthrop. Cherished grandson of Patricia Pancygrau and the late Henry Pancygrau of Malden and the late Barbara and James Tallent of Winthrop. Also survived by many loving aunts, uncles and cousins.
Family and friends are cordially invited to attend the visitation in the St. John the Evangelist Church 320 Winthrop St., Winthrop on Wednesday, July 25, 2018 from 9:00 to 10:00 AM. A funeral mass will be held immediately following the visitation at 10:00 AM. Committal will be private.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations in Ronald's name may be made to the Viking Pride Foundation, PO Box 520037, Winthrop, MA 02152 or online at www.vikingpride.org