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OFFICIAL OBITUARY FOR

Fred Russell

1930 - 2021

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Fred Russell, 91, passed away Friday, March 19, 2021. He was born March 3, 1930 in West Virginia to the late Roscoe and Clara Russell and retired from the US Air Force after 20 years of service. He was a member of SS Philip and James Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus 4th Degree with Massillon Council 554 and a charter member of the Canal Fulton Council 11037. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by sons, David and Timothy Russell. Fred is survived by his loving wife of 70 years, Dolores Russell; daughter, Ellen (Brad) Reber; son, George Russell; grandchildren, Shawn Russell, Eric Russell, Allison (Brian) Dunson and Lindsay (Michael) Fuzer; great-grandson, Grant Dunson with another great-grandchild arriving soon.
Private Services were held for the family at SS Philip and James Catholic Church with burial at Canal Fulton Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials in Fred's name can be made to Aultman Hospice, 2821 Woodlawn Ave NW, Canton, OH 44708, https://aultmanfoundation.org/home/giving/choose-your-good/hospice/ or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 https://www.stjude.org/donate

Donations

Aultman Hospice Compassionate Care
2821 Woodlawn NW, Canton OH 44708
Web: https://aultmanfoundation.org/home/giving/choose-your-good/hospice/

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856
Web: http://www.stjude.org/

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Kent Stark Faculty

March 24, 2021 7:19 AM

Dear Ellen, a remembrance of your dad. We are thinking of you and your family at this difficult time,
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Larry Russell

March 21, 2021 7:53 AM

Uncle Fred was a great man and generous one. . As a small boy he took off his service belt that I was admiring and gave it to me. I felt like I was a service man. Wearing his uniform he was my hero.

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March 20, 2021 8:18 PM
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