Ronald "Ronnie" Anthony Palagi

Palagi Ronald "Ronnie" Anthony Palagi Ronald "Ronnie" Anthony Palagi was born on April 16, 1944 in Pocatello, Idaho to Nate John Palagi Sr and Evelyn Philomena (Bieker) Palagi. Ronnie passed away peacefully in Pocatello with his loving family with him on Tuesday, November 5, 2019. Ronnie began working as a bellboy at the Bannock Hotel in Pocatello. He collected memorabilia of famous people who had stayed at the hotel. Following his job at the hotel he began working for Buddy's Restaurant in Pocatello and then later Grand Central now known as Fred Meyers for several years. Among his hobbies, Ronnie enjoyed collecting many things such as John Wayne and Elvis Presley items: vcr tapes, cassette tapes, records, 4 track tapes, 8 tracks tapes, cds, and dvds and many other wonderful treasures. Ronnie was preceded in death by his parents; and his nephew, Jesse Rosa. He is survived by his brother, Nate (LeeAnn) Palagi of Chubbuck; and his sister, Anita Rosa of Nampa, Idaho; as well as several nieces and nephews. A Catholic Rosary Service and viewing will be held 7:00 PM on Monday, November 11th at Holy Spirit Catholic Community, St. Anthony's Chapel, 524 North 7th Ave, Pocatello. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated 2:00 PM on Tuesday at the Church. Following the Mass, graveside services will be at Mountain View Cemetery, section 50 east in the family plot. Arrangements are under the care of Downard Funeral Home, 241 North Garfield Ave, Pocatello, Idaho. (208) 233-0686. Please share memories, photographs and condolences at