Patrick W. Russo 1931-2013

YOUNGSTOWN – Patrick W. Russo, 82, died Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013, at The Hospice House in Poland.

Pat was born on Oct. 8, 1931, a son of Fred and Carolyn Russo in Youngstown.

Pat worked in the grocery industry, retiring from the Kroger Co. He was the longtime drummer for the Jim Frank Trio.

Survivors include his wife, the former Betty Turner; five children, Tim, Terry, Thomas, Fred and Nancy Diana; 13 grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; and a sister, Grace ”Dolly” Ponzani.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Christine Church, Youngstown. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at the Rossi and Santucci Funeral Home, Boardman, and from 10:30 to 10:55 a.m. at the church.