Ruscigno, Giuseppe of Totowa at rest in Totowa on June 3, 2004. Beloved husband of the late Teresa (nee Mazzone). Father of John Ruscigno and his wife, Maddalena and Nino Ruscigno and his wife, Mimma. Grandfather of Theresa Meoli, Angela Ruscigno, and Joseph Ruscigno. Brother of Angela Benevento and Domenica Triolone. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral from the Festa Memorial Funeral Home, 111 Union Blvd, Totowa, on Monday at 8:45 AM. Funeral Mass to follow at St. James RC Church, Totowa at 9:15 AM. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Totowa. Friends may call Saturday 7-9 PM and Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 PM. For more information, go to www.festamemorial.com
Giuseppe Ruscigno age 89 of Totowa died Thursday. Born in Tricarico, Prov. di Matera, Italy he moved to Buenos Aires, Argentina in 1952 then to the United States in 1978 residing in Paterson, New Jersey before moving to Totowa 18 years ago. He was a Heavy Construction Worker for the road department in Buenos Aires, Argentina. After that, he was a kitchen helper for the Mona Lisa Restaurant, West Paterson before retiring. Mr. Ruscigno was a parishioner of St. James R.C. Church, Totowa, NJ.
Preceeding him in death was his wife: Teresa (nee Mazzone) Ruscigno
John Ruscigno of West Paterson, NJ
Nino Ruscigno of Totowa, NJ
Angela Benevento of Staten Island, NY
Domenica Triolone of Italy
Also survived by 3 grandchildren.
Festa Memorial Funeral Home, 111 Union Blvd, Totowa is in charge of arrangements.