Earl Joseph "Sonny" LaRusso
April 28, 2017


Earl Joseph "Sonny" LaRusso was born on August 8, 1947 in Scranton, Pa. He passed away in Lehigh Acres on February 28, 2017 after a brief illness. Sonny graduated from West Scranton Junior/Senior High School in 1967. Sonny joined the army and while stationed in Germany, he married his high school sweetheart, Linda Gavin. He received an honorable discharge in 1970. He moved his family to Lehigh Acres in the mid 1970's, where he worked for U-Save and Publix Supermarkets as a meat cutter.

He is preceeded in death by his parents, Joseph D. LaRusso and Patricia A. LaRusso. He is survived by a son, Marc, Orlando; a daughter, Velina and husband, Roger; a granddaughter, Julie; his former wife, Linda Carr, all of Lehigh Acres; three brothers in Scranton, Pa, John, Dominic, and Thomas; and several nieces and nephews.

Sonny was loved and will be greatly missed by his brothers, family and friends.


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