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“Dear Maria, On this 1 year anniversary of Americo entering the Kingdom of God, I want to say that our thoughts and prayers remain with you. I see...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Joanne Parchetta - Scotia, NY

“My sincere sympathies at this sad time. Wishing you peace from the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our trials, 2 Cor. 1:3. ”
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“Mi dispiace tantissimo Maria. Non vediamo l'ora quando possiamo abbracciare Americo nel nuovo mondo! Geova ti darà il suo sostegno in questo periodo...Read More »
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“Our deepest sympathy to your family. You are in our thoughts and prayers!Rinaldo Di Legge and family ”
4 of 7 | Posted by: Rinaldo Di Legge - Schenectady, NY

“Maria, No words can express how sorry we are for the loss of your son Americo. Our hearts break for you. Sending you many prayers for peace and...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Joanne Parchetta - Scotia, NY

“Maria, there are no words to explain how truly sorry we are about the passing of your son Americo. Our hearts break for you. Sending you many...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Parchetta - Scotia, NY

“My deepest sympathy to Maria. May God be with you through this difficult time. ”
7 of 7 | Posted by: Lisa Didonna - NY

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ROTTERDAM - Americo Ruzza, 57, entered peacefully into eternal rest at home on Friday, surrounded by his loving mother and family.
Americo was born on April 6, 1960 a son of Maria DiPalma Ruzza and the late Antonio Ruzza. He as a graduate of Draper and Bryant and Stratton College. He worked as a long haul truck driver and later as a bus driver for Greyhound and Trailways. He was a devoted son, and embraced life with his kindness and love. Americo was an avid sports enthusiast.
He was predeceased by his loving father Antonio Ruzza.
Americo is survived by beloved mother, Maria Ruzza; a loving uncle and aunt, Angelo DiPalma and Antonia DiPalma; many dear cousins and caring friends.
Services will be held on Monday at 11 am from the Rossi & Ditoro Funeral Home, 501 Union Street and then to St. Anthony's Church, where a Mass will be celebrated at 12 noon. Interment will follow in St. Anthony's Cemetery, Glenville.
Relatives and friends are invited and may call at the Rossi & Ditoro Funeral Home on Sunday from 2 to 5 pm.
For online condolences please visit
Memorial contributions may be made in Americo's memory to St. Anthony's Church, 331 Seward Place., Schenectady, NY 12305.