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Nina Rose Russo

July 7, 1918 ~ June 23, 2019 (age 100)


Nina Rose Russo, age 100, passed away peacefully with loved ones in her home on June 23, 2019. Nina was born in 1918 to parents Joseph and Josephine Anello. She was the fourth of eight siblings, Tony, Ned, Nash, Sammy, Mary, Andy and Dede. Nina was married to Matthew Mateo Russo and had one son, Matthew John Russo. Nina loved her family more than anything. She enjoyed family gatherings and good conversations with her loved ones. Her favorite thing to do was spending the holidays with family, eating crab and pasta. Nina always had an inviting home to all. With a wonderful sense of humor, she loved to laugh and could always take a joke. Nina was truly a beautiful person inside and out. She is survived by brother Dede Anello; grandchildren, Matthew Mateo Russo II and Nicole Trost; and seven great grandchildren.

Services will be on July 3, 2019 ~ Visitation at Higgins Chapel from 9:00 am – 11:00 am, Funeral Mass at 11:30 am at Most Holy Rosary Church, Antioch; Burial at Holy Cross Cemetery, Antioch.

Reception will be heald at the Elks Lodge in Pittsburg following the burial.

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July 3, 2019

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Higgins Chapel
1310 A Street
Antioch, CA 94509

Funeral Mass
July 3, 2019

11:30 AM
Most Holy Rosary Catholic Church
1313 A Street
Antioch, CA 94509

July 3, 2019

1:00 PM
Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery
2200 East Eighteenth Street
Antioch, CA

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