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Natale Joseph Russo

Posted 2021-09-08 by mhenderson
Published by Today's News Herald on Sep. 8, 2021 -
Lake Havasu City, Arizona

>> Natale Joseph Russo <<
>> 1931 - 2021 <<

Nat was a kind soul and had a huge heart. He was born in St. Louis and
died in Lake Havasu City.

He was a loving husband, brother, father, grandfather and great-
grandfather, in addition to uncle to many nieces and nephews. From
being a fisherman, merchant seaman, he sailed around the world several
times, and as a ship chandler, he had a very exciting life. Nat was
known as a fantastic mandolin player. He was involved with the Knights
of Columbus, Sons of Italy and a lifelong member of the Elks. What he
really loved most was his wife Mary and his large extensive family. He
loved sitting around the table and talking, he was always interested
in what you did.

He lived in San Francisco later moved to San Pedro, California in
1956. After his retirement, they moved to Lake Havasu City where he
lived for 30 years enjoying his friends and especially garage sales
and landscaping his front yard.

He was preceded in death by his parents Leonardo and Phillie Russo,
and sister Mary Rossi. He was survived by his wife Mary Russo of 48
years, his children Phyllis D'Aquanno, Leonard Russo & Nancy Giacalone
Brothers and sisters Matt Russo, Margaret Miglio, Zina Rosso,
Salvatore Russo and Anthony Russo, numerous cousins, grandchildren,
great-grandchildren. Nat will be truly be missed by everyone.




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