Dr. John Russel Caruso, age 71, passed away on Sunday, May 11, 2014, in Sebring, Florida. He was born on November 25, 1942, in Dunkirk, New York, to the late Ralph Authur and Ida Marie (Scanio) Caruso.
Dr. Caruso had been a resident of Sebring since 1991, coming from Perry, Florida, and was a member of St. Catherine Catholic Church. Dr. Caruso was a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine and had a Family Practice in Sebring for many years.
He is survived by his daughters: Kimberly Rushing – Sebring, Fla.; Stephanie Bowyer (Keith) – Sebring, Fla.; JoAnne Clark (Wayne) – Brandon, Fla.; RoxAnne Meixner (Michael) – Sebring, Fla., ten grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
There will be a funeral mass on Saturday, May 17, 2014, 1:30 p.m., at St. Catherine Catholic Church - Sebring, with Father Peter Sheehan officiating. The family will receive friends on Friday, May 16, 2014 from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., with a prayer service beginning at 7:30 p.m., at Stephenson-Nelson Funeral Home of Sebring, with the Reverend Andrew Conyer officiating. Memorials contributions may be made in his memory to: American Cancer Society
, P. O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718, www.donate.cancer.org
Arrangements are entrusted to Stephenson-Nelson Funeral Home of Sebring, (863) 385-0125, www.stephensonnelsonfh.com
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