Eddy K. Russell
Eddy K. Russell, 69, of Middletown passed away Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019, at home following an extended illness.
He was born Sept. 9, 1950, in Pennington Gap, Virginia, to Walter and Mary Ruth (Heck) Russell.
Eddy graduated from Lapel High School in 1969.
He retired from the former Allison Transmission of General Motors in Indianapolis after over 36 years of employment.
Eddy was an avid hunter and loved spending time with his children and grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Nancy; four children, Brian, Jacob (April), Hope and Jordon (Kari); five grandchildren, Keegan (Allison), Evan, Kenydi, Carmin, Reagan; two brothers, Carl (Patty) and Frank (Cara); and his sister-in-law, Connie Hudson; and longtime friend, Gary (Teresa) Bond.
Eddy was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Susie; and three grandchildren, Owen, Norah and Harper.
A funeral service will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Hersberger-Bozell Funeral Home, 1010 N. Main St., Lapel, with Rev. Gary McCaslin officiating.
Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer's Association or the American Cancer Society.
Online condolences: www.hersbergerfuneralhome.com.
Published on October 4, 2019


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3 posts

Jill Renner
Oct 09, 2019
RIP, Eddy. You were always a great classmate. Heartfelt prayers for the family.
Jane Ashby Chismar
Oct 08, 2019
Such a great person. So sorry for the family and their loss. RIP Dear classmate.
Pam Gouker
Oct 05, 2019
My sympathy at your loss. Worked with Eddie at Delco Remy and could always count
on his help. RIP