John R. Caruso Jr., 53

FULTON, NY – John R. Caruso Jr., 53, of Fulton, passed away on Tuesday August 13, 2013.

He was a dairy and crop farmer and enjoyed gardening, NFL football especially the NY Jets team, NASCAR Racing Earnhardt #8 and picking his daughter’s flowers.

John was predeceased by his longtime companion, Rosalie Hutchinson, in May 2013.

Surviving are his children, Joanna (Thomas Hammond) Caruso, Jessica (Don Miller) Caruso, Marie (Elliott Perry) Caruso and Timothy (Tralene Loomis) Paternoster; his father and stepmother, John (Shirley) Caruso Sr.; his mother, Fern Fiore; sisters, Lillian, Sandy and Joan; 10 grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

There are no services or calling hours.

Foster Funeral Home in Fulton has care of arrangements.

Foster Funeral Home, Inc.