Bernardine "Bunny" Eleanor Russian
June 8, 1939 - May 29, 2016
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San Antonio Catholic Church
24445 Rampart Blvd.
Port Charlotte, FL 33980
19416243799 | Map
Saturday 7/23, 11:00 am

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated for Bunny at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 23, 2016, at San Antonio Catholic Church.

Sarasota National Cemetery
9810 State Rd 72
Sarasota, Florida 34241
19419227200 | Map

A committal and inurnment for both Bunny and Marty, from whom she would not be separated, will be held at Sarasota National Cemetery in Sarasota, Florida at a later date.


In lieu of flowers, memorial bequests in Bernardine’s name are suggested to San Antonio Catholic Church at 24445 Rampart Boulevard, Port Charlotte, Florida 33980.

San Antonio Catholic Church

Bernardine Eleanor “Bunny” Russian, 76, of Punta Gorda, Florida, passed away Sunday, May 29, 2016 at Fawcett Memorial Hospital in Port Charlotte, FL. Born June 8, 1939 in Jersey City, New Jersey, the only child of the late Bernard Joseph and Eleanor (nee – Frieda) Swift, Bernardine, or “Bunny” as she preferred her family and…

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Pauline Paquin left a message on July 17, 2016:
Bunny sang with me in the Charlotte Chorale. Condolences all of her family
Joan cesarano left a message on July 15, 2016:
I worked with Mrs. Russian for a few years at Holy Rosary School. She was a very nice person and a terrific librarian. She had a gift for keeping the children attentive and interested while reading to them. My condolences to the family.
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Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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