Russell J. Turco, 84, of Dunkirk died Thursday morning (April 24, 2014) at the Absolut Care of Aurora Park in East Aurora, NY following a brief illness.
He was born March 26, 1930 in Dunkirk, the son of the late Charles and Josephine (Arrigo) Turco.
A lifelong Dunkirk resident, Mr. Turco had been employed at Kraft Foods in Dunkirk.
He was a member of Holy Trinity Church and its Holy Name Society.
He is survived by his sister, Dolores Campbell of Dunkirk. Beloved great-uncle of Mari Schuckhardt and Jamie Stasiak; and several other nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Louis Turco; and two sisters, Rose Bennett and Phyllis Turco.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Mass which will be celebrated Saturday morning at 10 o'clock in Holy Trinity Church. There will be no calling hours. Burial will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery.
Arrangements are by the McGraw-Kowal Funeral Home.