Russell E. France, age 89, passed away peacefully on March 26, 2013.
Friends may call Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Hopkins Lawver Funeral Home, 3553 Northdale Street (one block NW of the square of 619 and Cleveland Avenue), UNIONTOWN, Ohio 44685, where funeral service will follow at 1 p.m., with Rev. Dennis Engler officiating. Private burial will take place at Greenlawn Memorial Park in Akron. The family suggests memorials to the Epilepsy Foundation of Cincinnati and Columbus, 895 Central Ave., Suite 550, Cincinnati, OH 45202. Uniontown, 330-733-6271