First Posted: 9/28/2008
Dominick C. Russo, of Throop, died Sept. 24, 2008, at home surrounded by his family.
He was born Feb. 11, 1938, in Yatesville, a son of the late Antoinette (Dunn) Russo and the late Dominick Russo. He was a graduate of Jenkins Township High School, Class of 1956. He loved gardening and hunting. He was a part-time police officer in Yatesville. He worked as a cutter in the local garment industry.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Antoinette Russo; son Dominick Russo, and a sister, Nadine Lettieri.
Surviving are his fiancée, Mary Rebar, Throop; brother Anthony Russo, Yatesville; grand children; three great-grandchildren; several nephews and a niece.
Funeral services were Sept. 27 from the Graziano Funeral Home, Pittston Twp., with a Mass of Christian Burial at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel RC Church, Pittston. Interment services, Denison Cemetery, Swoyersville.