Hercules Chairman and Bell Tire Owner Passes Away - Tire Review Magazine

Hercules Chairman and Bell Tire Owner Passes Away

(Akron/Tire Review) Joseph Russo, former president and chairman of the board of Hercules Tire & Rubber Co. and owner of Bell Tire in Cleveland, passed away on Dec. 30 after a short illness.

Russo served as president of Hercules from 1971 to 1987 and as chairman of the board from 1987 to 1989.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 3, at Ripepi & Sons Funeral Home Inc.; 18149 Bagley Road; Middleburg Heights, OH 44130; Phone: 440-260-8800.

The funeral service is scheduled for 10:00 AM on Thursday, Jan. 4, at St. Adelbert Church in Berea, Ohio, with internment to follow at Holy Cross Cemetery.

Condolences can be sent to: Geraldine Russo; 27003 Oakwood Circle, Apt. 107R; Olmsted Township, OH 44138.

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