Farus Funeral Home of Duncan Falls
William “Gerry” Russell, 77 of North River Road, Zanesville passed away at 11:55 am at Genesis Hospice Morrison House, Zanesville.
Gerry was born March 21, 1935 in Blue Rock, the son of the late Marion and Ellen B. (Offenbacher) Russell. He retired from Rockwell where he worked as a supervisor for several years. He served his country in the US Army.
Gerry is survived by his wife Linda (Johnson) Russell whom he married December 20, 1958; his sons Christopher Russell of HI, Adam Russell of Newark and Jonathan (Anna) Russell of Xenia and his daughter Elizabeth Russell of Pataskala; a sister Joy Gay of Zanesville; 4 grandchildren, Dyanna Dunlevy, Nathan, Brett and Luke Russell and a great-grandson Matthew Sharp.
In addition to his parents, Gerry is preceded in death by his brother Paul Russell and a sister Marjorie Ford.
Visitations will be 12 to 1 pm FRIDAY December 28th 2012 at the Farus Funeral Home of Duncan Falls where a memorial services will be held at 1 pm with Pastor Gene Dawson officiating. He will be laid to rest in Union Hill Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers please make memorial contributions to the Genesis Hospice Morrison House, 713 Forest Avenue, Zanesville, OH.