Born in San Bernardino Ronnie was an Army Veteran who fought in Vietnam, and was a retired Correctional Officer. He was a Marathon Runner, enjoyed playing his harmonica, and loved being around his family. He leaves behind his loving wife Yolanda Avila of 22 years, 6 children, 12 grandchildren, and 1 great-grandchild. Ronnie also leaves behind his mother Isabel Cordero, 3 brothers (David Avila, Alex Cordero, & Gary Cordero), and 2 sisters (Kathleen Zamores, & Geraldine Cordero). He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.