Robert Russo

Obituary of Robert Neil Russo

Robert Neil Russo, born September 7, 1938, passed away Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at Bristol Regional Medical Center. He was the son of the late Neil and Margaret Russo. He graduated from Ringtown High School, Ringtown, Pa. and Indiana Institute of Technology, Fort Wayne, Ind. His varied career ended in Wytheville, as Vice President & General Manager of Polypenco Corp. Robert was preceded in death by his sister, Myrna Asbill and survived by wife of 58 years, Jean Russo; daughters and son-in-law, Shari Sexton & Donald, Susan Russo; granddaughters, Jessica Pauley & Aaron, Ashleigh Sexton; great grandchildren, Cooper Pauley, Payton Pauley; many special cousins also survive.

A graveside service will be held 11 A.M. Saturday, May 11, 2019 at the West End Cemetery Mausoleum conducted by Carolyn Kidd. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Cedar Hill United Methodist Church, 2953 Chapman Road, Wytheville, VA 24382. Expressions of sympathy can be sent to the family at

Grubb Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.