Thomas K. Russell
August 27, 1937- February 16, 2013
75, of Victorville passed away seven weeks after an accidental fall. Tom was born in Chickasha, Oklahoma.
Retired from the Air Force after serving 20 years, also retired as an Executive with the Boy Scouts of America after being affiliated with BSA as a Scout, Cubmaster and Assistant Scout Master. Tom was Commander of American Legion Apple Valley Post 256 after serving with Post 422 while living in Rialto. Also a member of Amvets. In the past few years he volunteered with the Youth Accountability Board in Hesperia. He earned his Associate Degree from San Bernardino Valley College.
He is survived by his wife Shirley after 52 years of marriage, sons Terence, Brian and Marc, daughter-in-law Kimberley, grandchildren Brian II, Amanda, and Tyler.
Graveside services will be held at Victor Valley Memorial Park, 15609 11th St, Victorville, CA on Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 2:00 p.m.
Published in San Bernardino Sun on Feb. 21, 2013