Russell Joseph Chimera, born June 11, 1940, in Dunkirk, N.Y., passed away suddenly on Sunday, May 27, 2012, in Silsbee, Tx. He proudly served his country in the USAF from 1963 - 1969. Proud to be a 'Transplant Texan', Russell was known to his customers as The Snack Man and to his closest friends as Guido. Mr. Chimera was preceded in death by his parents and sister. Survivors include his wife, Sylvia Rose; daughters, Donna Chimera, Lara Michel and husband, Josh; son, Christopher Chimera and wife, Kelly; grandsons, Luca and Mason; step daughter, Dawn White and husband, Tom; step granddaughters, Autumn, Kaleigh and Paisley. Services were held 3:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 29, 2012, at R.S. Farmer Funeral Home in Silsbee.
The Guest Book is expired.
Published in The Beaumont Enterprise from May 29 to May 30, 2012