Theodora Russo 94, Passed away on November 18, 2021 of Union NJ.
Wife of the late Frank.
Theodora was the mother of Peter Russo and the late Norma Jean Russo.
Sister of Louise Lampariello and the late Joseph, Alexander, Mario, Vincent Lampariello, Marie Kennedy, Katherine Codella and Ann Lampariello.
Theodora was born and raised in the Vailsburg section of Newark and later moved to Union in 1978.
She was a teacher with the Archdiocese of Newark at Sacred Heart School in Vailsburg and then later taught at Kearny High School.
In her youth she received many awards and diplomas from various art institutes.
She was former member of the Union republican club and a member of choir at St. Michaels Church in Union.
Later she became an administrator and reviewer of local Arts and Concerts in the area, with the Union Leader Newspaper for 10 years before her retirement.
Funeral arrangements by the Galante Funeral Home 2800 Morris Avenue Union.
Funeral services are private.
Memorial services are scheduled for a later date.