STEIN, RUSSELL A.
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Ocala - Russell A. Stein went to the Lord on July 19, 2013 with his family by his side.
Russell was a good man who loved God, his family and his country. Russell was born on May 9, 1923 in Tuscarawas County, OH. He was married to Dorothy on April 19, 1946. Russell had one son Jim (Karen) Stein. He was blessed with two grandchildren: Sunne (Mike) Keith and Blaine (Laura) Stein. He also has three great-grandsons: Kaiden and Kolby Keith and Grady Stein. He is also survived by three brothers Welton ( Cathleen), Elmer (Theresa) and Dale (Raimileen).
Russell served in the U.S. Army and was a combat veteran of World War II participating in D-Day and the Battle of the Bulge. After his discharge he went to work in clay production (the making of brick and pipe). Russell was very active at the Druid Hill UMC, the Boy Scouts, and Meals on Wheels.
He was preceded in death by his parents William F. Stein and Matilda Pauline (Regula) Stein.
A visitation will be held on Monday July, 22 2013 from 6 to 7 pm at Forest Lawn Funeral Home, 5740 S. Pine Ave., Ocala, FL., 34480. A funeral service will be on Tuesday, July 23, 2013, 11 am at Druid Hills UMC, 1712 SE Lake Weir Road, Ocala, FL 34471. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens. Donation can be made to Druid Hills UMC in his name.
Published in Ocala Star-Banner from July 21 to July 22, 2013