Jonathan "Russ" Long|
RANDOLPH -- Jonathan "Russ" Long, 51, passed away August 15, 2013.
Russ was born and raised in Akron, graduated from East High and served his community as an Akron police officer. Following a life-changing accident, Russ and his mother moved to Randolph 11 years ago.
He was preceded in death by his father, Joe Long. He is survived by his daughters, Valerie and Jessica; son, Kurt; mother, Barbara Long of Randolph; sisters, Elaine Markey of Minnesota, Janice Kelly of Randolph and Beth (Joe) Ferrante of Strongsville; brothers, Dan (Ruth) Long of Delroy, Phil (Deena) Long of Massillon, John Long of Cleveland and Jim Long of Hilliard.
The family would like to thank all who have helped care for Russ the past several months. A special thanks to his dear friends, Frank and Diane Martucci, who have been so helpful.
Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Monday, August 19, 2013 at the Donovan Funeral Home, 17 Southwest Ave. (On the Historic Tallmadge Circle) with Rev. Bob Denton officiating. Interment will be at Hillside Cemetery in Randolph.
Visitation will be 2 until 5 p.m. Sunday, August 18, 2013 at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorial donations, may be made to the Furnace Street Mission, 150 Furnace St., Akron, OH 44304 or Haven of Rest Ministries, P.O. Box 547, Akron, OH 44309
Published in Akron Beacon Journal from Aug. 16 to Aug. 18, 2013