Ronald Dasta

Obituary of Ronald Joseph Dasta

Ronald Joseph Dasta, 71, died at 6:15 PM, Monday May 6th, 2019, from injuries sustained in a one vehicle accident in West Columbia, South Carolina.


Ronald was born November 8th, 1947 in Homestead, Pennsylvania, but was a resident of Columbia, South Carolina since 1975.  He worked as a computer engineer and recently retired. His fondest memory was working at NASA- Goddard Space Flight in Maryland during Apollo 11. He was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers and Pittsburgh Penguins fan. He enjoyed spending time with his family, hunting, fishing, and as a younger man he enjoyed playing softball and riding his motorcycle. 


Ronald Dasta is survived by his wife of almost 52 years, Carol Dasta; his sister Connie Dasta Ramsey and husband Jim Ramsey; his three children: Joseph Dasta, Tamara Dasta Kelch and husband Bill Kelch, and Ronald Dasta and wife Latosha Dasta; his nine grandchildren: Whitney Dasta Solich and husband Justin Solich, Brittany Rodriguez and husband Jordan Rodriguez, Kayla Fritz and husband Derek Fritz, Marissa Dasta and Blake Dasta, their mother Lisa Ledford Dasta; Landen Kelch, Davion Fennel, Ayden Dasta, and Ethan Dasta; one great grandson Xander Solich; his nephews: Eddie, Paul, and Richard Ramsey. He is preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Esther Dasta, his grandparents, his uncles: John, Frank, and Jim Dasta, and Auggie Dasta, and his aunt: Rozella Neff.


Services will be held privately. Arrangements are under the direction of Woodridge Funeral Home in Lexington S.C.

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