David L. Russell, 69

March 28, 2011

DEC. 21, 1941-MARCH 27, 2011

David  L. Russell, 69, of Penn Street, Waynesboro, Pa., passed away Sunday, March 27, 2011, at his home.

Born Sunday, Dec. 21, 1941, in Rockville, Md., he was the son of the late David L. Russell and the late Etta Robinette Russell.

He was employed with Magnavox Corp. and later with Phillips Electronics.

He is survived by one daughter and two grandchildren; three sisters, Sue R. Lehman and husband, Richard, of Hagerstown, Rosalind Martin and husband, Leon, of Clear Spring, Md., and Grace T. Shindledecker and husband, Leroy, of Chambersburg, Pa.; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Nora Dehart; and a brother, Edmond Russell.

Services will be Thursday, March 31, 2011, at 11 a.m. at Mount Zion Mennonite Church, Benevola Church Road, Boonsboro, with Pastor Roger Martin and Pastor Craig Oury officiating.

Family will receive friends at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 30, and one half-hour before the service at the church.

Interment will follow in Mount Zion Cemetery, Boonsboro.

Online condolences may be expressed at

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Franklin County Commission on Aging, 600 Norland Ave., Suite 11, Chambersburg, PA 17201, to benefit Meals on Wheels.

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