DeAlmo, Russell E. In St. Raphael Hospital, Sept. 28, 2007, Russell E. DeAlmo, age 80, of 12 Cumpstone Dr. Hamden. Husband of Elizabeth Walsh DeAlmo. Father of Sharon, her husband Bryan Hicks, Kathy, her husband Patrick Penrose all of Galveston, TX, Russell Jr, his wife Kathy DeAlmo, of Hamden, Edward DeAlmo, III of Fl. & Hamden & the late MaryBeth DeAlmo; Grandfather of Sean & Scott Clare, Hannah Hicks, William, Christopher, Kilcey & Andrew Penrose all of Galveston, TX; Brother of Vera, her husband Joseph DeAngelo, of North Haven & the late Barbara Friedlander. Several nieces & nephews also survive Russell. Born in Hamden on Oct. 19, 1926 he was the son of the late Edward & Elizabeth Morse DeAlmo. Russell was the owner & operator of the former Town Hall Auto Service Station on the corner of Whitney & Dixwell Ave. & the former DeAlmo's Atlantic Station on the corner of Whitney Ave. & School St. in Hamden. He also was the Service Manager of Weiner Motors in Stratford. He is a member of & Past Master in 1987 of the Mason's Day Spring Lodge # 30 AF & AM in Hamden & a 32 degree member of the Scottish Rite. Funeral Services will be held Wednesday at 10 AM in BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 Whitney Ave. Hamden. Friends may call at the funeral home Tuesday from 5 to 8 PM. with Masonic Services held at 7 PM. Memorial contributions may be made to the Mt. Carmel Congregational Church- 3284 Whitney Ave. Hamden, CT. 06518 or to a charity of one's choice. For more information or to send a condolence see;

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  1. Dear Sharon & the DeAlmo family, I’m so sorry to learn of the loss of your dad, husband & grandpa. May the Lord comfort you during this difficult time. Love, Joy Berends

  2. Debbie and I just want to tell you we are thinking about you all and have you in our prayers! I am so grateful you were able go see your Father when you did. Gods speed to you all. I know you know he is in a far far better place!!

  3. I was looking for you today in TDC and was so very sorry to hear of your father’s sudden death. My thoughts and my heart are with you–I’m sure he was so very proud of you, and I trust that you have many happy memories of time spent with him to sustain you through these difficult days. All my love! Karen

  4. Kathy and Rusty – I was very sorry to hear of Dad’s passing. Please extend my condolences to your family.

  5. My deepest sympathy for your loss. Russ Was a great Person, Friend, and Brother. He was one I always looked up to, and went to for advice. He will be greatly missed

  6. My prayers is with you and your family, just keep your faith in god and he will take care of you for the lord is good.

  7. Sharon and family, Sorry for your loss. Praying for all of you. God Bless. Yolanda Chenier TDCJ

  8. sharon and family. our prayers are with you and your family. you know we love you and hope your mom is doing as well as expected under the circumstances. just know that god is with you all and continue to lean on him and have faith that he will keep you in his perfect peace. dorothy, yolanda, amy. ann and everyone

  9. Sharon Hicks and Family God bless;My deepest sympathy to you and your family. Richard ‘RIP’ Greene TDCJ- Hospital Galveston

  10. Sharon my prayers are with you and your family.Lean on GOD to help you get through this time. Sonya

  11. Sharon my prayers are with you and your family.Lean on GOD to help you get through this time. Sonya

  12. To the DeAlmo family, I extend our families condolences on the loss of Russ. My dad, Charlie, and Russ grew up together in Centerville and from the stories I heard from my Dad there is no doubt they were real good buddies. I’m sure you will miss him as much as I miss my father. God bless, Ed Collett

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