James A. Russo Sr.

James A. Russo Sr.

James A. Russo Sr., age 71 of Monroe, died Friday, February 3, 2017 at the Monroe Manor. Jim was born February 7, 1945 in Oak Park, IL, the son of Vincent and Sandra (Smith) Russo. He graduated from Hinsdale High School and married Pamela K. Yackley on February 11, 1966 in Aurora, IL.

He is survived by his wife, Pam Russo of Monroe; two sons, James Russo Jr. of Monroe, and Vincent (Pamela) Russo II of Prairie du Sac, WI; two daughters, Rose and Sandra Russo of Iowa City, Iowa; four grandchildren, Alisa, Kasi, Vanina, and Nolan Russo; and a sister, LeAnn (William) Kaiser of IL.

A visitation will be held on Wednesday, February 8, 2017, from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. at the Newcomer Funeral Home, Monroe. Private family graveside services will be held in Calvary Cemetery, Monroe. Condolences may be share at www.newcomerfuneralhome.net