RUSSO – Onofrio

Born on September 23, 1926. Passed away October 4, 2020.

Born in Stromboli, September 23rd, 1926
Passed away in Morwell, October 4th, 2020
94 years of love, laughter and charmisma. A true force of nature, always ready to share a tale, tell a joke and brighten up your day. His quirky wit was infectious and zest for life inspirational. Adored by wife Lina, daughter Nancy, son in law Lou, grand daughters Brianna and Demi and the entire family. He has left behind broken hearts but a lifetime of memories we will treasure always. Gone but never forgotten

Funeral Notice
Due to COVID19 restrictions, the Funeral Service for Mr Onofrio Russo will be a private funeral, by invitation only. Requiem Mass to celebrate Onofrio's life will be live streamed on Tuesday (October 13th, 2020) commencing at 1:30 pm. To view the live stream, click here. In lieu of flowers, donations to Prostrate Cancer Research would be appreciated.
Tributes
  1. Dear zia Lina, Nancy e family, sincere condolences to your all at this very sad time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time xx

    Giuseppina E Bartolino Grasso October 6, 2020
  2. To Lina and family, sincere condolences for your loss.
    From Margherita Montano.

    Margherita Montano October 7, 2020
  3. Dear Lina and Nancy. My love to you always. I will always cherish the loving friendship Onofrio had with my late Mother and Father. Onofrio always asking me how my mother was during her chronic illnesses over many years. Love Onofrio, my late Mother Caterina, my late Father Vincenzo Cincotta.
    Onofrio will now be with all his family and friends on top of the mountain in Stromboli. God Bless them forever.

    Onofrio Cincotta October 8, 2020
  4. Our condolences, Isabella & Dianna Logiodice

    Dianna Logiodice October 8, 2020
  5. Dear Lina and Nancy, sad to hesr of the passing on Onofrio, he wasva great man and the times i had visited you in Morwell will always stay in my memory… Michael Cerreto son of Clem and Lins

    Michael Cerreto October 9, 2020
  6. Dear Lina, Nancy and family, sorry to hear the passing of Onofrio. Our thoughts are with you. We will always remember him. Lifetime great friends with mum and dad, Clem and Lina.

    Ellen and Xavier Cerreto

    Xavier Cerreto October 9, 2020
  7. To Lina and family, our deepest sympathy to you all.
    Maria Viggiano & family

    Maria Viggiano October 10, 2020
  8. Dear Lena and Nancy and family passing of Onofrio Is truly sad and he will be very much missed for his laughter and humour. I will always remember that and pass on our sincere wishes and condolences from Grace and tesoriero, Lena and Peter Coates.

    Lena Coates October 10, 2020
  9. Dear Lena and Nancy and family passing of Onofrio Is truly sad and he will be very much missed for his laughter and humour. I will always remember that and pass on our sincere wishes and condolences from

    Lena Coates October 10, 2020
  10. Our memories of Onofrio will never dim!
    A truly wonderful human being!
    Our love and thoughts go out to you Lina, Nancy and family.
    Letizia (nee Spinella) and Chris Zisimopoulos
    My dad Bob was a school mate of Onofrio and now they will be re-united.
    R.I.P

    letizia zisimopoulos October 11, 2020
  11. We are so sorry our neighbour has passed on, but as we are all to pass to our higher destiny, we celebrate the life of our esteemed neighbour of 18 years with good memories. God bless all the family at this difficult time.

    Peter and Phyl. Cripps October 12, 2020
  12. Dear Lina ,nancy and family, our deepest simpathy to you all, on the loss of a wonderfull man”Ornofio”.our prayers thoughts are with you all… love Frank and Christina Finocchiaro

    F. Finocchiaro October 13, 2020
  13. To compare Lina and Nancy our sincere condolences for the passing of our dear compare Onofrio may he rest in peace from Gaetano and Lina Bongiorno

    Lina and Gaetano bongiorno October 13, 2020