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James A. "Jimmy" Russell

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James A. "Jimmy" Russell

AGE: 78 • East Pennsauken

Passed away on June 12, 2014, 78, of East Pennsauken, NJ. He was the beloved husband of Gladys (nee Krausch) and father of Beverly (Sam) Ward of Norwalk, CT., Deborah Giroux of Maple Shade, and Charles (Jamie) Gurken of San Marcos, CA. He is also survived by 3 grandchildren Conor Ward, Susan (Frank) McHale, and Christopher Giroux; and 2 great grandchildren Frankie and Addyson McHale.

Jimmy, as he was affectionately known, accomplished two outstanding careers in his life time. One was with the US Air Force and the other in civil service. He was always cited for his leadership and dedication. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his viewing and funeral on Wednesday morning from 9-11AM in the ALLOWAY FUNERAL HOME 315 E. Maple Ave. Merchantville, NJ. There will be a Funeral Service at 11AM in the funeral home. Interment with military honors will follow in Locustwood Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Almost Home Animal Shelter 9140 Pennsauken Hwy. Pennsauken, NJ 08109 or the Wounded Warrior Project 3707 7th Ave. Suite 1802 New York, NY., 10001.

Published in Courier-Post on June 16, 2014
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