LAURA S. (CAVALLO) RUSSO(1916 - 2014)

Russo, Laura S. (Cavallo) Formerly of West Newton, daughter of Rosa and Rosario. Beloved wife of the late Renald Russo, Sr. died at the Dighton Nursing Home on April 19. She was born on Feb 21, 1916. Graduated from Newton HS in 1934. Devoted mother of Renald Russo, Jr. and wife Jeanne of Berkley. Laura was the loving sister of the late Anthony, Frederick, James, Russell, Albert, Angelina Macdonald, Perina Wiles, Helen Robinson, Marie McNamara and Florence Saulnier. Mrs. Russo also leaves her grandchildren, Renald Russo, III and wife Kelly, Dara Sergio and husband Andrew, Lauren Goyette and husband William. Also great grandmother to Leila and Emma Russo, Isabella and William Sergio and Cameron Goyette. Aunt to Jay and Roberta Macdonald of Needham, Peter and Mary Macdonald of Atlanta, GA, Denise and Brad Fish of Mashpee, Gail Kaufman of FL, and the late Paul Robinson. Great Aunt to Debbie Roger and husband Paul of Wakefield, R.I. and her twin Donna Besse of North Kingstown, RI, Linda Robinson of Waltham, Paula Robinson of Lincoln. Laura's favorite pasttime was cooking Italian dishes, sewing and spending time with family. Lifelong friend to Helen Leone and the late Mary Scalise and Jeanette Medaglia. Visitation and prayer service in the Magni FH, 365 Watertown St., Newton, Fri 4/25 from 12:30-1:30p.m. Burial in Newton Cemetery. A.J. Magni & Son FH, Newton www.magnifuneralhome.com

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Andrew J. Magni & Son Funeral Home
365 Watertown Street Newton, MA 02458
(617) 527-2224
Published in The Boston Globe on Apr. 24, 2014