Jill Ann Russo, Monroe, WI/formerly Brodhead, WI (1969-2014)
March 23,1969 - April 20, 2014
Jill Ann Russo, age 45, of Monroe, formerly of Brodhead, passed away on Sunday, April 20, 2014, at the UW Hospital, Madison, WI. She was born on March 23, 1969, in Monroe, WI, the daughter of Dale and Nancy (Thompson) Bakke. She married James Russo, Jr. on April 28, 1998. Jill graduated from Brodhead High School in 1987. She worked at daycare centers in Green Bay, Janesville, and Rainbow Daycare of Monroe. She was a member of the YMCA of Monroe.
Jill is survived by her husband, James, Jr.; daughters, Alisa and Kasi; parents, Dale and Nancy Bakke of Brodhead; a sister, Jodi (Kevin) Yeakey, and their children, Brandon (Crystal) Fulton, their sons: Nathaniel, Justin and Jordyn Fulton, all of Houston, TX; in-laws, James and Pamela Russo, Sr. of Monroe; a brother-in-law, Vincent (Pamela) Russo and their children, Vanina and Nolan of Sauk City, WI; sisters-in-law, Rose Russo of Iowa City, IA, and Sandy Russo of Lancaster, WI; and her dog, Princess.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, April 25, 2014, at the D.L. NEWCOMER FUNERAL HOME, BRODHEAD, WI, with Rev. Mae Jean Zelle officiating. Burial will be in Luther Valley Cemetery, rural Beloit, WI. Visitation will be held from 5 until 7 p.m. Thursday, at the FUNERAL HOME. Online condolences may be made at www.dlnewcomerfuneralhome.com