Longtime Rumsonite Rose Russo passed away on Oct. 31. She was 100.
Rose was predeceased by: her parents; her husband, John Russo, in 1985; her daughter, Nancy Rinaldi, in 2010; her son, John Russo, Jr. in 2020; and her brother, Rocco Calamina, in 2015.
She is survived, and will be deeply missed, by: her daughters, Patricia Jebran, and Mona Lisa DePetro and husband Gregory; seven grandchildren; and fifteen great-grandchildren.
All “will cherish her memory and feel the loss of her presence in their lives.”
Visitation will be held on Thursday, Nov. 4, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the John E. Day Funeral Home, Red Bank. A mass of christian burial will be celebrated on Friday, Nov. 5, at 10 a.m. , at St. James RC Church, Red Bank. Burial will take place at Greenwood Cemetery, 500 25th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11232.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations in Rose’s memory be made to ALS Center, Robert Wood Johnson Medical Center, 97 Paterson Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08903.
— Edited obituary prepared by family via John E. Day Funeral Home