Daniel J. Russo, 75, of Buzzards Bay, passed away Sunday, April 10, 2016 peacefully after a long illness surrounded by his family at Tobey Hospital in Wareham. He was the husband of Barbara H. (Elliott) Russo for 33 years.
Born in Waltham, Mr. Russo worked as a construction laborer. He was always strong, brave and never stopped fighting. He will be forever loved and missed.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara; his children, Karen Massa of Tewksbury, Kathleen Beckford of Fitchburg, Daniel Russo of Maynard, Lorianne Bourque of E. Kingston, NH and Suzanne Russo of Bourne; his former wife, Katherine Russo-Stephansky of Tewksbury. He is also survived by 8 grandchildren.
His funeral will be from the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 2599 Cranberry Highway (Rt. 28), Wareham on Thurs., Apr. 14, 2016 at 9 AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Patrick’s Church, High St., Wareham at 10 AM. Interment will be in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Wareham. Visiting hours will be Wed. from 4 – 8 PM.
Donations in his memory may be made to American Kidney Fund, 11921 Rockville Pike, Suite 300, Rockville, Maryland 20852.