NewsLocal NewsIn Your Parish


Obituary posted for slain retired principal

Posted at 5:00 PM, Oct 08, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-08 19:01:23-04

A memorial service will be held at a later date for Lynne Russo, 70, who died last week.

Patricia Lynne North Russo, a resident of Morgan City, was a retired principal. Read about her death here.

Her obituary is posted here. It says she was born in Bogalousa, and leaves behind a husband, two sons, a sister and four grandchildren.

Russo was a St. Mary Parish educator serving principal of Maitland Elementary in Morgan City from 1988 to 1991, principal of J.S. Aucoin Elementary in Amelia from 1991 to 2001 and Instructional Specialist for St. Mary Parish public schools from 2001 until her retirement in 2004, according to Leonard Armato, St. Mary Parish Superintendent.