Obituary of Camille Russo

August 29, 2022

Camille was born and raised in the Little Italy neighborhood of Manhattan. She attended St. Patrick Old Cathedral School before moving on to St. Joseph High School. She worked her way up in the publishing business becoming Production Director at several national magazines including Omni and the National Lampoon. Her biggest career achievement was when she developed and published her own magazine, Science at Home. Mostly though Camille cherished her family and friends, starting with her deceased mother Lena and father, Joseph and deceased brothers Sally, Anthony, and her late Cousin Anna Battaglino. She will be missed by her entire family including her Pride and Joys, Anna Rae Bonk, and Gavin Wiley who like the rest of the family loved her dearly.

Funeral Services


September 1, 2022

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM

Greenwich Village Funeral Home

199 Bleecker St

New York, NY 10012

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Funeral Mass

September 1, 2022

11:00 AM

St. Peter's Church

22 Barclay St

New York, NY 10007

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Holmdel Cemetery

900 Holmdel Rd

Holmdel, NJ 07733

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As people were often affectionately calling out to each other, “ You’re the best!” , among all women, Camille, I called out, “You’re The QUINTESSENTIAL BEST ! ” ?Ti Voglio Bene Un Bene Grande CosI, Olga ( OCF ) Your friend United in Prayer United in Love.

Posted by: Olga Craigen - Fried - New York City , New York State - Friend August 31, 2022

Camille was one of a kind. Loved her family deeply. She was down to earth, always her authentic self. Devout Catholic, and devoted to St. Anne. She loved her brothers, cousins, nieces and nephews dearly. She was strong with a soft, loving heart. RIP Camille. You will be in my heart for ever.

Posted by: Cynthia Kessler - Taneytown , Maryland - Family August 31, 2022
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