|Birth: ||Oct. 1, 1921|
|Death: ||Jun. 19, 2006|
Watertown Daily Times (NY) - Tuesday, June 20, 2006
Howard E. "Ned" Russell, 84, of 10101 Route 37, died Monday morning at Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center.
Mr. Russell worked for Standard Shade Roller as a tool and die maker for 20 years, and then worked at General Motors in Massena as a tool and die maker for 19 years, retiring in 1988.
Born Oct. 1, 1921, in Ogdensburg, son of Ralph and Mae Coppins Russell, he graduated from Ogdensburg Free Academy in 1939 and served in the Army from 1942 to 1945.
He married Edna Doe on May 6, 1946, at St. Mary's Cathedral with the Rev. John P. Ryan officiating.
He was a former member of the Elks Lodge, enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping and crossword puzzles and was an avid NASCAR race fan.
Surviving besides his wife are a son, two daughters and their husbands, a brother, seven grandchildren, three stepgrandchildren, three great-grandchildren, five step-great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
A son, Thomas, died in 1998, and a sister, Jeanne Crehan, died in 1971.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Frary Funeral Home with the Rev. Walter F. Smith officiating. Burial will be in Foxwood Memorial Park.
Calling hours will be 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Ralph Howard Russell (1893 - 1963)
Sara Mae Coppins Russell (1892 - 1978)
Edna M Doe Russell (1926 - 2007)
Thomas E. Russell (1948 - 1998)*
Lois Jean Russell Crehan (1919 - 1971)*
Howard E Russell (1921 - 2006)
Foxwood Memorial Park
St. Lawrence County
New York, USA
Created by: Anne Cady
Record added: Jun 12, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38261675
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