Obituaries

Joseph F. Ruszkowski

June 30th, 2020

Joseph F. Ruszkowski, age 87, of Wilmington, passed away peacefully on June 30th, 2020.

Joseph was an avid fisherman.  He loved taking his grandchildren on salt-water fishing trips to the Salisbury Reservation.   He also loved to garden, you could always find him out in the backyard tending to his plants.

Joseph was the beloved husband of the late Theresa A. (Kirraine) Ruszkowski.  He was the loving father of Joseph M. Ruszkowski & his companion Gail Caouette of North Reading and Lorraine Custeau & her husband Michael of Methuen. Joseph was the cherished “Papa” of Michael, Matthew and Andrew Custeau and recently became great-Papa of Rylee.  He was the son of late Benjamin and Genevieve (Grabowski) Ruszkowski, dear brother of Walter Ruszkowski of Rowley, Janice Fahey of Billerica and Marion Alves of Warren, NH.  Joseph is also survived by several nieces and nephews.

At the request of Joseph’s family, all services will be held privately.

Memorial donations in Joseph’s name can be made to All Care VNA & Hospice Development Office, 210 Market St., Lynn, MA 01901.

Joseph proudly served in the U.S. Navy.

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6 Entries in Guest Book for “Joseph F. Ruszkowski”

  1. Maureen Matarese says:

    My sincere condolences to your family. My heart and prayers are with you during this difficult time. He will be missed by his family and friends.

    With Love, Maureen Matarese

  2. Lorraine Butler says:

    I don’t know you I’m so sorry to hear about your dad’s passing he is now resting in peace may god be with you and your family you are all in my prays always remember the good times you had with him

  3. Frank West says:

    Joe and Lorraine – I offer my deepest sympathies on the loss of your dad. Although I did not know him, I would see him from time to time over the years as I drive or walked by his house and give a wave or a quick HI. May God bless him and your family at this time and always!

  4. Shirley Gorman says:

    Joe,Sorry to hear about the passing of your dad. ?????? Go out to you and the family. Your in our thoughts. MaureenDeveav(Bedrosuan) Nancy Richard(Burger
    Suzanne Durring-(Lundberg)+Shirley Beecher (Gorman

  5. Shirley Gorman says:

    Joe,Sorry to hear about the passing of your dad. ?????? Go out to you and the family. Your in our thoughts. MaureenDeveav(Bedrosuan) Nancy Richard(Burger
    Suzanne Durring-(Lundberg)+Shirley Beecher (Gorman

  6. Susan Foley hardimon says:

    Lorraine & Joey,
    So sad to learn of your dads passing. May the happy memories of and shared with your dad, comfort your hearts forever…??

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