October 14, 1941 ~ February 27, 2020
Born in: Rochester, New York
Resided in: Seneca, South Carolina
John T. Russi
Greece: Thursday, February 27, 2020 at age 78. Predeceased by his parents, Pierre and Anna Russi. Survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Sue; devoted children, Kim Russi and Jeff (Julie) Russi; grandchildren, Cam Suplicki, Mason and Payton Lauber; brothers-in-law, Gary, David (Jan), Jack (Kathy) Beadling; sister-in-law, Joan (George) Carafos; many loving family and dear friends.
John was a graduate of West Irondequoit High School, proud graduate of RIT with a bachelor’s degree in finance and a retiree of Eastman Kodak Co. He was active with the Parma Zoning board, Hilton School Board and Hilton Rotary Club. After retirement, John and Sue spent the last 20 years in Seneca, South Carolina. He was a musician who enjoyed playing the drums, watching drum corps and sports. He took pleasure in discussing politics and history. John will be deeply missed by all who knew him.
John’s committal prayers will be celebrated Saturday, March 7th 10:00 AM in the chapel of Christ our Light Mausoleum of Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. (Please meet at the Mausoleum). In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in honor of John’s beloved “grandpups” to Operation Freedom Ride, Inc or Pets Stop Here Inc.
Operation Freedom Ride, Inc: http://paypal.com/us/fundraiser/charity/3586412 or 194 Bayway Drive, Webster, NY 14580
Pets Stop Here, Inc: http://paypal.com/us/fundraiser/charity/1665863 or PO Box 14924 Rochester, New York 14614