Leo Jack Runza

Born: Thu., Mar. 19, 2020
Died: Tue., May 5, 2020

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Leo Jack Runza passed away at Albany Medical Center with his loving parents by his side on Tuesday, May 5, 2020.  He was 1 month and 16 days old.  Leo was born on March 19, 2020 at Vassar Brothers Medical Center to Rocco and Jenna Runza.  Besides his parents he is survived by his siblings; Lucas and Charlotte Runza, his grandparents; Rocky and Deana Runza of Hyde Park; Jim and Karen Roach of Poughkeepsie, uncles; Mark Runza and Christopher Roach, godmother/aunt; Lauren Roach, godfather; Michael Paonessa; 3 great grandmothers; Dorothy Pizzarelli, Shirley Harrison and Fay Roach.  The family wishes to extend their sincere thanks to the NICU Doctors, Nurses and Neurology team at Albany Medical Center.  The family requests in lieu of flowers, memorial donations are made to the Ronald McDonald House Charities.  139 So. Lake Ave, Albany, NY 12208 Attn: Debbie. Checks can be made out to RMHC. Due to the current Covid-19 Pandemic, services will be private and at the convenience of the family. Arrangements have been entrusted to Joseph J. Darrow Sr. Funeral Home Inc., 39 So. Hamilton St. Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 (845-452-1840). To send online condolences please visit our website at www.darrowfuneralhome.org

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Betty & Aurelio Mastrocinque
   Posted Sat May 09, 2020
Dear Jenna & Rocco,
Words cannot express how sad we feel about your loss of little Leo Jack. Love to you, Jenna & Rocco and Lucas & Charlotte. Condolences and love also to Karen & Jimmy, Rocco’s parents, and our dear friend, Dotty, Leo’s great-grandmother.

Chris and Robin Stanziola
   Posted Sun May 10, 2020
Dear Jenna and Rocco,
We deepest sympathy we are sorry for your loss.
Chris and Robin Stanziola

Susan Roach
   Posted Sun May 10, 2020
Dear Jenna & Rocco,
I am so very sorry. My deepest sympathies to all of you.
Jenna- you and Leo are in my thoughts and prayers.
With love and remembrance, Sue

Artie and Mena Domizio
   Posted Mon May 11, 2020
Rocco and Jenna we are so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

   Posted Tue May 12, 2020
I am heartbroken by your loss and hope that you find strength in each other during this difficult time. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

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