LAKELAND - Vaughn L. Russell, 97, of Lakeland, Florida, died Tuesday, March 4, 2014, due to natural causes.
He was born Feb. 14, 1917, in Wabash, Indiana. Mr. Russell was a U.S. Navy veteran of world War II. During the war, he was assigned to the U.S.S. Toro (SS-422). He retired from General Motors as an executive.
Surviving are his wife of 55 years, Jane K. Russell, daughters Judy Barber of Berkley, MI, Pamela Myers of Lakeland, FL, Stephanie Mareski of Royal Oak, MI, and six grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, and three great great grandchildren.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 10, 2014 at the First Presbyterian Church, 175 Lake Hollingsworth Drive, Lakeland, FL, 33801. In lieu of flowers, please donate to a
Published in Ledger from Mar. 7 to Mar. 10, 2014