Miriam Rusnak, 81


CRANSTON, R.I. – Miriam Rusnak died May 17, at Rhode Island Hospital. She was the wife of Paul Rusnak for 33 years. Born in Providence, a daughter of the late William and Bessie (Mendelson) Lett, she was a lifelong resident of Cranston.  

She was a waitress at the former Vincent Marcello’s and Quick Stop, retiring in 1994. Miriam was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary. She was the mother of Donna Murray of Cranston, and David Clark of Orlando, Florida. She was the sister of the late Mildred Fain and the grandmother of Wayne, Terrance, Carl, Thomas and Michelle. She was the great-grandmother of six. 

Contributions in her memory may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 260 Cochituate Road, #200, Framingham, MA 01701.