Annie A.'s Story
Annie A. (DiPietro) Russo, 96, a lifelong resident of Haverhill passed away Thursday, October 27 at her residence.
She was born in Haverhill on July 3, 1920, daughter of the late Liborio A. and Maria D. (Cieri) DiPietro.
She was the beloved wife of the late Sereno P. “Cy” Russo, who passed away Dec. 7, 1995 and is survived by her son, Leonard A. Russo and his wife, Margaret of Haverhill; sister, Edna DiPietro of Haverhill; grandchildren, Emily and Jonathan Russo; caretakers, Brad Merrill and Wendy Bland; as well as several nieces and nephews. She was also the sister of the late Clinton H. and Domenic DiPietro and Mary DelGrosso.
Her calling hours were held on Tuesday at the H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Home, 106 Summer St. Haverhill. Her Funeral Mass of Christian Burial was Wednesday at St. James Church, Winter St., Haverhill. Interment followed in St. James Cemetery, Haverhill. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to Merrimack Valley Hospice, 360 Merrimack St. Bldg. #9, Lawrence, MA 01843 or to St. Joseph’s Grammar School, 56 Oak Terrace, Haverhill, MA 01832. To share a memory or for more information, please visit www.farmerfuneralhomes.com.
Published on  November 3, 2016