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Ray Russell Obituary

Ray  Russell
Ray Russell

December 13, 2007


Ray Russell, age 81 of Catskill, died Thursday, December 13, 2007 at the VA Medical Center in Albany.
Mr. Russell was born in Coxsackie on May 5, 1926 to the late Floyd and Eleanor Russell. Upon graduation from Coxsackie-Athens High School, he enlisted in the US Army and served from February 6, 1944 to April 26, 1946. He was retired from the Hudson River Cement Line in Claverack where he was employed as a truck driver.
Mr. Russell is survived by his wife, Muriel Horton Russell of Catskill and their three children: Alfred Russell of Kingston, Stanley Russell of Athens, and Renee Russell of Catskill; nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; his sister, Catherine Stevens of Albany, as well as many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his son, Ray Warren Russell on December 23, 1967; two brothers: Floyd Russell, Jr. and Robert Russell; one sister Marcella Palmer.
Friends and relatives are invited to call at the Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home at 139 Jefferson Heights in Catskill from 11 to Noon on Monday, December 17 prior to interment in the Town of Catskill Cemetery.

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