Bernard James Russell, Jr., age 81, of Clinton, passed away September 9, 2021. Bernard was born August 12, 1940 in Canton, Michigan the son of Bernard and Irene (LaFramboise) Russell, Sr. He married Karen M. Bauer and she preceded him in death. He served his country in the United States Army, was a farmer and retired from Ford Motor Company after many years of service He truly was a man of many talents. Bernard is survived by his son, Matthew (Hiroyo) Russell; daughter in law, Clara Russell and five grandchildren. In addition to his wife, Karen, he was preceded in death by his son, Andrew Russell. A Mass of the Christian Burial will be 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, Tecumseh with Fr. Robert Pienta as celebrant. Visitation will be 10:00 A. M., one hour preceding the Mass at the church. Burial will follow in Macon Cemetery, Macon, Michigan.
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