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Anthony J. Russo

December 20, 1948 ~ November 6, 2023 (age 74) 74 Years Old

Anthony Russo Obituary

74, passed away peacefully on November 6, 2023.

Born in Providence, he was the son of the late Alfred and Olga (DiBiasio) Russo.

Mr. Russo earned a bachelor’s degree in general science from Providence College and a master’s degree from Rhode Island College in elementary education. 

He taught in Providence Catholic Schools and later worked for the RI Food & Drug Administration, retiring from the RI Department of Health as a microbiologist.

A sports fan, he loved the Boston Red Sox and Boston Celtics.

He leaves his sister, Virginia M. Driggers and her husband Gregory of West Kingston; two nephews and a niece, Scott Driggers, Glen Driggers and Jenna Lapushner and her husband Mikhail; and a great nephew, Alexander Lapushner.

His funeral will be held on Wednesday November 15, 2023 at 9:45am from the NARDOLILLO FUNERAL HOME & Crematory – SOUTH COUNTY CHAPEL, 1111 Boston Neck Road, (Rt. 1A), Narragansett with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11am in Christ the King Church, 180 Old North Road, Kingston.  Burial will be in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston.  VISITING HOURS Tuesday from 5-7pm.

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November 14, 2023

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Funeral Home (NARR)
1111 Boston Neck Rd.
Narragansett, RI 02882

Mass of Christian Burial
November 15, 2023

11:00 AM
Christ the King Church
180 Old North Rd.
Kingston, RI 02881

Interment following funeral service
November 15, 2023

St. Ann Cemetery
73 Church St.
Cranston, RI 02920


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