Russel Taormina

Mr. Russel, of Kearny, died on Thursday at home.
He was 87.
The funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, February 18, in St. Stephen's Church, Kearny at 10:30am. Interment will follow in Holy Cross Cemetery. Relatives and friends may call in the Condon Funeral Home 684 Kearny Ave., Kearny
(condonfuneralhome.com) on Monday from 4-8 PM.
Russel had served in the US Navy during WWII. He retired as a foreman from Jersey Millwork in Jersey City in 1989.
Mr. Taormina was predeceas-ed by his wife, Rose (nee Ritchie) in January of last year.
He is survived by his children Linda Humphrey-Paterno (Frank), Susan Taormina and Russell (Kathy) Taormina. Also surviving are his grandchildren, Jeff, Josh, Melissa, Nicole and Steven and four great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers kindly make donations to Deborah Heart and Lung Center at deborahfoundation.org. Envelopes will be available in the funeral home.
Published in The Record/Herald News on Feb. 16, 2014