Russell Volk, 79, of Orchard Park, a career employee of the Bethlehem Steel Corp., died Tuesday (Dec. 16, 1997) in Mercy Hospital after a brief illness.
Born in Buffalo, he attended Buffalo schools and worked for 44 years in the shipping and receiving department of Bethlehem Steel until his retirement in 1980.
He was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Orchard Park. He loved of farming and gardening.
Survivors include his wife, Dolores of Orchard Park; three daughters, Norma Livecchi, of Pittsburgh, Linda Dudczak, of Lakeview, and Cindy Monczynski of Orchard Park; seven grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.
A funeral was held Friday in St. Paul's Lutheran Church, West Falls. Burial was in Hillcrest Cemetery, Hamburg.