Russell Joseph Allabastro III, 30, of Westchester died on July 13, 2014. He is survived by the love of his life and best friend Sandy and superhero son Connor. He is the cherished son of Russell Allabastro Jr. -BVPD (Terri) and Roseann (Rick) Wake, son-in-law of Dawn (Jeff) Rettig, devoted brother of Beth, Robert (Cheryl), Stephen and step-brother Ron, brother –in-law of Jamie (Greg) Cline and Kaylie Rettig. Russ is survived by grandparents, aunts, uncles, niece Kourtney, cousins and numerous friends. He was preceded in death by sister Cassie Jo, grandparents Jean and Alex Januk, Grandpa John Bowman, Uncle Joe and Uncle Wally.
Russ was a 2002 graduate of Riverside Brookfield H.S. and was recently employed by netRelevance, a company he was thrilled to work for. He enjoyed playing hockey, golf and softball, working on cars, playing practical jokes and spending time with family and friends. Russ was known for being the life of the party, a loyal friend and loving family member. Services were held Tuesday at Hann Funeral Home, 8230 S. Harlem Ave., Bridgeview. In lieu of flowers, donations by check or M.O. to “Connor Allabastro’s Donation Account” at any Chase Bank, would be appreciated. For more information call 708-496-3344.