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Philomena "Fay" Julia Russo

Obituary for Philomena "Fay" Julia Russo

July 17, 1922 - March 27, 2018
Dobbs Ferry, New York | Age 95


Philomena "Fay" Julia Russo, 95, of Dobbs Ferry NY entered into rest surrounded by loving family on March 27, 2018. Born in Bronx, N.Y. on July 17, 1922 she was the daughter of the late Salvatore Daniel Russo and Emilia Vetrano Russo.

She worked for I.B.M. for many years in New York and New Jersey. She loved traveling and dancing. Fay was a Lector at St. Thomas The Apostle Church in Brigantine, NJ. She was also an active member of the Sons Of Italy In America.

Fay will be missed and fondly remembered by her brother Frank Russo (Anne), step-brother Frank Ripa (the late Josephine) and step-sister Martha Ciofalo (the late John). Fay's sister, Annette Marrone, pre-deceased her on May 7, 2005. Her brother-in-law, Frank Marrone, pre-deceased her on August 7, 2006. Fay also has many cousins, nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend Fay's Life Celebration Mass of Christian Burial on Tuesday April 3, 2018 at 11:00am at St. Thomas Catholic Church, 331 8th St. South, Brigantine, NJ 08203. A viewing will be held on Monday, April 2, 2018 at Keates-Plum Funeral Home, 3112 Brigantine Ave., Brigantine, NJ 08203 from 7:00-9:00pm and at the church on Tuesday 10:00am until time of service.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Fay's memory to South Jersey Cancer Fund, P.O. Box 1084, Brigantine, NJ 08203 or Brigantine Pba Local 204, 4100 Bayshore Ave, Brigantine, NJ 08203.

To pay respects, leave condolences, and share your fondest memories of Fay please visit . Arrangements have been entrusted to Keates-Plum Funeral Home in Brigantine, NJ 609-266-3481.

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Suggested Memorial Donations

  • South Jersey Cancer Fund
    P.O. Box 1084
    Brigantine, NJ 08203
  • Brigantine Pba Local 204
    4100 Bayshore Ave
    Brigantine, NJ 08203

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Keates-Plum Funeral Home

3112 W Brigantine Ave
Brigantine, NJ 08203
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