Family-Placed ObituaryMark Alan Russell
Mark Alan Russell, 44, of Austin, died Wednesday February 23, 2005. He was born in Atlanta, Georgia on March 14, 1960, and moved to Dallas in 1964. Later, he moved with his wife to the Austin area in 1993. Mark loved the outdoors, especially hunting and fishing. He loved to cook, eat barbeque and Mexican food and also ride his Harley in the Hill Country. Mark was preceded in death by his father, William Edward Russell. He is survived by his loving wife, Susan Webb Russell; daughter, Kristina Russell; his mother, Selma Word; sisters, Mary Ann Russell and Martha Russell Crawford; brother, Andy Russell; aunt and uncle, Mary Margaret and Wes Bradbury; and cousins, Keith Bradbury, Ann Marie Hetzer and Christopher Russell; as well as numerous other family members. He is also survived by his first wife, Heather Fassett Vela and her husband Mario Vela; mother-in-law, Dolores Webb; brothers-in-law, Larry Webb and Stan Webb; and nephew, Russell Webb. Memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Thursday at Emmaus Catholic Church in Lakeway with Deacon Boyce Foreman officiating. Services under the direction of Cook-Walden/Forest Oaks Funeral Home.