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Port Monmouth - Thomas Russo, 66, of Port Monmouth, NJ, died on January 19, 2018 at Laurel Bay Health and Rehab Center in Keansburg, NJ. He was born in Bronx, NY to the late Salvatore and Edith Russo. Thomas retired as a Management/Supervisor for Avaya in 2003. He was a longtime member, 22 years, and baseball coach in MYAA and Babe Ruth Leagues. He liked to travel especially on cruises. He loved to make family movies and he was very protective of his children and grandchildren. He was an adept handyman and renovated his kids homes.

Surviving are his wife of 48 years, Diane Lawlor Russo; his children and their spouses, Thomas and Pam Russo, Kim Russo, John Russo, and Linda and Danny Rispoli; his 8 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; 2 brothers; 3 sisters; many nieces and nephews; and his beloved dog, Skittles.

Thomas was preceded in death by his twin-brother, Sal Russo.

Per Thomas' wishes all services are private. In lieu of flowers, please consider a contribution in Thomas' name to the ASPCA, PO Box 96929, Washington, DC 20090-6929. For more information, to send condolences or for directions, please visit
Published in Asbury Park Press on Jan. 21, 2018
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