Samuel L. Russo, 55, of West Deer Township, died February 14, 2021, at his home with family by his side. He was born November 2, 1965, in Pittsburgh to the late Samuel Russo and Donna M. (Frank) Szulborski of West Deer. Sam grew up in Sharpsburg and graduated from Fox Chapel High School in 1983. He worked for over 20 years as a laborer for the Laborers Union Local 1058 in Pittsburgh. During his life, Sam was an avid cook who loved spending time in the kitchen. He also enjoyed attending Pittsburgh sporting events, fishing, and spending time with his friends.
He is survived by his Son Michael (Ariel) Russo of San Diego, Calif, his daughter Mackenzie, his Mother Donna M. (Carlo) Szulborski of West Deer, his fiancé Carla A. (Smay) Reinheimer with whom he lived, and his sisters Lisa Darrah of West Deer and Deanna Cresta of Richland and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father Samuel Russo.
The family will be planning a public celebration of Sam’s life in the near future. Arrangements were entrusted to the SIWICKI-YANICKO FUNERAL HOME, 23 McKrell Road, Russellton, West Deer Twp. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to West Deer EMS, 101 East Union Road, Cheswick, PA 15024. View obituary online and leave condolences at www.siwicki-yanickofh.com.
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