Anna M. Russo, 87, a lifelong resident of Raritan, died peacefully on June 6, 2018. She was born on June 29, 1930 in New Brunswick, NJ, to her dear parents Lucia (DiPiano) and Louis Russo. Anna loved cooking and was an avid reader, bowler and skier. She was kind, caring and generous and had a keen sense of humor. Anna was a devoted sister, aunt and loyal friend and will truly be missed by all that knew her.
Anna is survived by many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, great-great nieces and great-great nephews and many extended family members. She was predeceased by her parents, 3 brothers, Nicholas, Joseph and Anthony Russo and 2 sisters, Minnie Gaglia and Mamie Cringoli.
Visitation: Sunday, June 10, 2018, 3:00-7:00pm and Monday, June 11, 2018 from 8:30-9:30am at Bongiovi Funeral Home, 416 Bell Avenue, Raritan, NJ 08869, (908) 725-1887.
Mass: Monday, June 11, 2018, 10:00am at St. Ann’s Church, 45 Anderson Street, Raritan, NJ. Entombment to follow at St. Bernard’s Cemetery, Bridgewater.
The family requests donations in Anna’s memory be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 (www.stjude.org).