Lorain- Albert J. Caruso Jr., 60, passed away on Saturday, May 28, 2011 at Mercy Regional Medical Center in Lorain, OH.
Albert was born in Lorain, OH on August 31, 1950 to his loving parents, Albert and Helen (nee: Garro) Caruso.
Albert was a member of Mary, Mother of God Parish in Lorain, OH. He graduated from Lorain High School, Class of 1969. He worked for U.S. Kobe Steel in Lorain, OH and retired in 1999 after 30 years. In 2002, Albert moved to Las Vegas to follow his dream and love of sports working in a casino as a sports book ticket writer and moved back to Lorain to be closer to his family during his illness.
He is survived by his loving wife of 25 years, Judy (nee:Melendez) Caruso; daughter, Adel; mother, Helen R. Caruso; and brother, Robert Caruso.
He is preceded in death by his father, Albert J. Caruso Sr. in 2004.
The family will receive friends at Reidy-Scanlan-Giovannazzo Funeral Home, 2150 Broadway, Lorain, (440)244-1961 on Tuesday, May 31, 2011 from 4-8 PM. Closing prayers will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday at 9:20 AM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 AM, Wednesday, June 1, 2011 at Mary, Mother of God Parish, 310 8th Street, Lorain, Fr. James R. Becherer, Pastor, officiating. Christian burial services will follow at Calvary Cemetery, Lorain. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph Homeless Shelter, 1552 Reid Avenue, Lorain, OH 44052 or Mary, Mother of God Parish, 310 8th Street, Lorain, OH 44052 or to a charity of donors choice. Online condolences may be sent using www.rsgfuneralhome.com.Posted By: RSG Funeral Home @ 2:53:56 PM