Of Malden. Passed away on September 12, 2023. He was 72 years old. Ralph grew up in Everett and was a longtime resident of Malden. He was the former owner of Ralph’s Towing in Everett and Boston’s Best Limousine for many years.
Ralph was the former husband of Maria (Grassa) Colameta. He was the son of the late Ralph and Helen (Sgro) Tagliamonte. Ralph was the stepdad of Carla Cowles and her husband Tim of Newburyport, Tara Colameta of Topsfield, Joy Allen and her husband Bob of Danvers, and Edward Colameta of Malden. He was the brother of Paul Tagliamonte of Everett, the late Donna O’Connell, and the late Mary Heidebrecht. Ralph was the grandfather of Alexis, Emma, Robert, Juliana, Zachary, and Christina. Nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends also survive him.
Visitation was held at the A.J. Spadafora Funeral Home, Malden on Saturday, September 16. A service. Interment was private.