Angelina “Julie” Russo

Angelina “Julie” Russo

August 9, 1922 — March 28, 2014
Angelina “Julie” Russo, born Aug. 9, 1922, passed away on March 28, 2014, in Lafayette.
She leaves to cherish her memory her son, Nick J. “Nicky” Russo Jr. and wife, Deborah, of Kiln, Miss.; her daughter, Jeannie Bailey and husband, Michael Wayne “Mickey” Bailey, of Lafayette; six grandchildren, David Russo and his wife, Lelia, Jerry Russo and Gayla Falcon, Chad Bailey and wife, Cherie, Bret Bailey and wife, Serena, and Kayla Worrel and husband, Stephen; 11 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; one sister, Irene Giacoma of Watsonville, Calif.; and many nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Russo served in the Women’s Army Corps. She worked 30-plus years for Mobil Oil. She loved her family more than anything, especially traveling miles to watch her grandsons play ball. She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Mrs. Russo was preceded in death by her husband, Nick J. Russo Sr.; her parents, Santino and Maria Musante Zolezzi; and brother, Vic Musante of Watonsville, Calif.
Visitation will be held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church from 8 to 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 1, 2014. A Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10 a.m. following the visitation and she will be laid to rest in the Morgan City Mausoleum.
Pallbearers will be grandchildren David Russo, Jerry Russo, Chad Bailey and Bret Bailey and great-grandchildren Kurt Russo and Josh Domangue. Honorary pallbearer will be great-grandson Ben Russo.
Thanks to all of the nurses and staff at Cornerstone Village South, who showed her special love and kindness. The family would also like to thank Hospice of Acadiana, especially Pat Richard, for their extra special comfort and care.
Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of Acadiana, 2600 Johnston St., Suite 200, Lafayette, LA 70503; or Central Catholic High School, 2100 Cedar St., Morgan City, LA 70380; or Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 415 Union St., Morgan City, LA 70380.

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