Viola Russo, a longtime resident of the Bronx, died on November 18, 2019. She was 90.
Mrs. Russo was born on April 16, 1929 in Patterson, New Jersey to the late Joseph and Sadie (Spillet) D’Alesandro. On June 3, 1949 she married Frank Russo. In addition to her husband she is survived by her daughters Diane Russo and Debbie Jaffee and her husband Keith; her grandchildren, Frankie DelGardo, Robert DelGardo, and Danny Picorelli; and her great-grandchildren, Grayson DelGardo and Zoey DelGardo.
Visiting will be Tuesday from 4-8pm at John Dormi & Sons Funeral Home, 1121 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx. Mass of Christian Burial will be Wednesday at 11am at St. Clares Church, 1027 Rhinelander Avenue, Bronx. Interment will follow at St. Raymond’s Cemetery, 2700 Lafayette Avenue, Bronx.