Arthur Russell

ARTHUR 'WAYNE' RUSSELL, 65 RACINE, Wis. - Arthur "Wayne" Russell, 65, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, in WFH-All Saints. He was born April 29, 1947, in Baltimore; son of the late William M.R. and Carrie (Manley) Russell Sr. Wayne was educated in Rockford, Ill., and graduated from Auburn High School in 1965. He had been employed by the Twin Disc Corp., for more than 40 years. Wayne was a member of the Twin Disc 20 Year Club and the 5th Street Yacht Club. Surviving are brother and sister-in-law, William and Cathryn Russell of Sarasota, Fla.; nephew, Greg (Jan) Walz of Coon Rapids, Minn.; and niece, Gwen Jensen of Sanford, Fla. Memorial service celebrating his life at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, at Draeger-Langendorf Funeral Home and Crematory, 4600 Green Bay Road, Racine, 262-552-9000, with the Rev. Kara Baylor officiating.

Published in Rockford Register Star from Oct. 7 to Oct. 8, 2012