Ruth Florence Russo
June 15, 1924 - March 14, 2021
Age 96, of Oscoda, MI, formerly of Grosse Pointe Woods, MI passed away on Sunday, March 14, 2021 at Oscoda Fields Assisted Living. She was born on June 15, 1924 in Detroit, MI to the late Peter and Sophia Bork. Ruth married Jim Russo on June 2, 1944 in Detroit, MI. She took pride in staying at home while raising and caring for their 2 sons. Ruth enjoyed reading, doing crossword puzzles and playing cards, namely SKIP-BO. She also enjoyed watching Detroit Tigers baseball. She is survived by her sons, James (Margaret) Russo of Oscoda, MI and John (Ann) Russo of Severna Park, MD; grandchildren, Michael of Oscoda, Michelle of Newport, Timothy of Maryland and Krista of Maryland; great-grandchildren, Addison, Hailey, Ayden, Emily, Brandon, Brett and Ryan; nieces, Sharon, Kristi, Nina and Francine; nephews, Bruce and Eric; and cousin, Barbara. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Jim Russo; brother, Richard Bork; sisters, Emily and Elizabeth and nephew, Danny. Ruth will be laid to rest with her husband in Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Detroit, MI. You may offer your condolences online to the family at www.bureshfuneralhomes.com.
Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Detroit, MI.