John Russell

Obituary of John Melvin Russell

John Melvin Russell John died unexpectedly Tuesday, February 6th 2024, at home on the family farm. He was born July 28, 1952 in Waverly, NY, the son of the late Richard Burton and Theresa (Doane) Russell. In addition to his parents, John was predeceased by his sister Linda Jane Russell, and brothers Raymond Charles Russell & Richard Burton Russell Jr. He is survived by his sister Julia Rodman; his daughters Jessica & Sara; along with nieces, nephews, extended family, and many dear friends. John was a farmer most of his life. He retired from Spencer Van Etten School District, where he worked in the school and as a bus driver. Honoring his wishes, there will be no public services; a private memorial will be held with family. Those wishing may remember John in making a donation to your local fire department.
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