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Frank Russo (#121)
 member for 13 years, 9 months, 24 days
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Bio Photo I reside in East Brunswick, NJ where I live with my wife Joanne, mother Rose and my two pet ferrets, Blackie and Penny and my cat Kitten. I recently lost my pet ferret 'Bianca' to cancer on December 30, 2009. You can view all of my 'furbabies' Findagrave tribute pages in the internment section. If you can, please feel free to leave a note for them as they were all great little individuals!

After a fifteen year career as a radio announcer, I decided to change careers and I am now a webdesigner and developer. I am also the proud owner of the largest independent baseball website on the world wide web called "The Deadball Era", the only website dedicated to deceased major league players located at http://www.thedeadballera.com/. I am also a Nationally Recognized baseball researcher and baseball necrologist and a member of The Society For American Baseball Research (SABR) I worked as a researcher for a TV project for ESPN on the 1919 World Series Scandle. My Baseball Site has been featured in the January 4th, 2002 issue of Sports Illustrated along with many periodicals Nation Wide.

I have authored a new book on deceased major leaguers called 'Bury My Heart at Cooperstown: Sad, Salacious, and Surreal Deaths in the History of Baseball. Along with Baseball Research and Necrology, my hobbies are playing with my computer, baseball and celebrity trivia, collecting classic New York Islander hockey jerseys, raising tropical fish, and cruising on my motorcycle whenever I get the chance.

I have also made many friends through the findagrave family including my good buddies Joyce Ellsworth, Russ Dodge, Stew Thornley, Jim Tipton, A.J. Marik and Connie Nisinger.
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Oma
Clete Boyer
This is an oops and apology. It isn't his death date, it's his birth date that needs corrected. Also I have a copy of his obit is you want a copy of it. Thanks again.
Oma
Added by Oma on May 21, 2014 7:41 PM
Oma
Clete Boyer
I noticed on his memorial that the headstone says death date of February 8 but your memorial says Feb 9. It would be appreciated if you could make the correction. Thank you.
Added by Oma on May 21, 2014 7:14 AM
Thousandwinds
Ryan Freel Gravestone Photos
Consider them yours. You're welcome.
Added by Thousandwinds on Mar 24, 2014 8:34 AM
Heather from VA
RE: Vern Bickford's grave
Yes, that's fine.
Added by Heather from VA on Mar 23, 2014 3:03 PM
Tom Denardo
RE: Frank Ringo Baseball Player
thanks
did you find addison brennan (1887-1962)
forest hill

James "cotton' tierney 1894-1953 calvary cem (next to forest hill)
Added by Tom Denardo on Mar 20, 2014 3:22 PM
Tom Denardo
RE: Frank Ringo Baseball Player
in your books, do you give credit to the person who took the photo? Where can I find one of your books you wrote a few years ago?
Added by Tom Denardo on Mar 20, 2014 12:27 PM
Tom Denardo
RE: Frank Ringo Baseball Player
hi
you have my permission. I have photos of 3 more players in forest hill and calvary in kc, mo. if you are interested i can look them up. one is americas mckim. he might be in elmwood kc mo
Added by Tom Denardo on Mar 19, 2014 4:45 AM
John "J-Cat" Griffith
RE: Danny O'Connell and Dickie Kerr
Yo Frnak-O, nice to hear from you and best regards in this new 2014. I have sent forward corrections for ball players Danny O'Connell and Dickie Kerr, per your request. I usually go by my Baseball Digest book for information, but it's always great to get the right stuff to fix. Thanks for letting me know and I will send you the links when there corrected is you want,
Added by John "J-Cat" Griffith on Mar 12, 2014 3:35 PM
A. Benefield
RE: Whit Wyatt Grave
I would be honored for you to include my picture of Whit Wyatt's gravestone in your book. When I first saw your message, I emailed you a slightly higher resolution .jpg image of the graveston as an attachment. Hope you got it, if not, let me know, I will be glad to resend.
Andy
Added by A. Benefield on Feb 21, 2014 12:44 PM
Eugene Cornelius
Fabian Kowalik
Frank

You are welcome to use the tombstone photo for
Fabian. No need for credit.
Added by Eugene Cornelius on Feb 15, 2014 8:25 PM
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