Ruso, Millard E. COCOA, Fla. Millard E. Ruso, 83, died peacefully at home on Monday, August 30, 2021. Millard was born on May 30, in Gilboa, N.Y., the son of the late Neta and Ronald Ruso and was raised in Coeymans. He worked for Western Electric Telephone Co. and retired from AT&T. Millard was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. After traveling the United States for nine and a half years he moved to Cocoa, Fla. Survivors include his loving wife, Joan; daughter Kimberley Ruso Driscoll (JR); son, Kevin Ruso (Michelle); granddaughters, Olivia and Isabella Ruso; sister, Lynne Layman-Wallace; sister-in-law, Ella Ruso; and many nieces and nephews. Millard was predeceased by his brother, Floyd and sister-in-law Bonnie Ruso; brother Charles Ruso; and brothers-in-law, Buford Layman and Jack Wallace. Friends may call at the Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena on Thursday, September 9, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. with funeral services to follow at 12 p.m. Interment will be in Grove Cemetery, Coeymans. In lieu of flowers, the family would like you to consider a donation in memory of Millard to Vitas Hospice, 4450 West Eau Gallie Blvd., Suite 250, Melbourne, FL, 32934.
Published by Albany Times Union on Sep. 5, 2021.