Russo, Joseph P. Jr.
Joseph P. Russo, Jr., age 82, of Corning, NY passed away on Friday, April 18, 2014 at Robert Packer Hospital. Joseph was born July 19, 1931 in Corning, NY. He was the son of Joseph and the Nettie (Bronson) Russo. He married Patricia Russo on July 14, 1962. Joseph was a hard working self-employed businessman. He was an avid fisherman and enjoyed spending time with his friends at OTB. Joseph also loved cooking for his family. He is survived by his wife, Patricia (Russo) Russo; two sons: Terry (Carolyn) Russo of Plantation, FL; Christopher (Elaine) Russo of Corning, NY; one daughter, Nikki Russo of Campbell, NY ; sister: Marie Maio of Horseheads, NY; beloved niece and nephews: SuAnn, Arthur, Richard, Steve; mother-in-law, Laura Park of Painted Post, NY. Joseph was predeceased by his brothers, James and Frank Russo. Family and friends are invited to call at Phillips Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 17 W. Pulteney St., Corning, NY on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 from 2:00PM-3:00PM. A memorial service will immediately follow. Interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery Mausoleum following the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial donation may be sent to: Chemung County Humane Society, 2435 State Route 352, Elmira, NY 14903. Light a candle in memory of Joseph at www.phillipsfuneralhome.com
Phillips Funeral Home and Cremation Service
17 W. Pulteney St. Corning, NY 14830
Published in Star-Gazette on Apr. 22, 2014