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RUSSELL, Norman L.
RUSSELL - Norman L. Entered into rest April 1, 2019. Born in Olean, NY on August, 22, 1925. Living most of his life in Tonawanda, NY. Norman was a Veteran of the United States Army and served as a combat engineer in World War II. He later became Vice President of Sales at Harper Electric and Furnace Company. Norman was an intellectual thinker and his love of books led to him reading thousands of books and taking notes on each one. He is survived by his wife and the love of his life, Dorothy (nee McIlraith). He was predeceased by his father Charles Michael Russell; his mother, Esther (nee Dunkel); and his sister, Regina Weaver (John); he is also survived by his sister-in-law Dorothy McIlraith (Kenneth), many nieces, nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews that loved him very much. A memorial will be held at a later date. Condolences may be shared at www.lesterwedekindtfuneralhome.com