OBITUARY

Russell Franklin Herron Sr.

November 14, 1942January 4, 2019

Russell Franklin Herron Sr., 76, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Friday, January 4, 2019. He was born to the late Russell Guy and Phyllis E. (Tucker) Herron on November 14, 1942 in Churubusco, IN. Russell proudly served in the U.S. Navy. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather.

Russell is survived by his wife, Valley Herron; children, Russell Herron Jr., Robert Herron, and Carol (Ken) Blake; 12 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; siblings, Milo Herron, Judy Schaefer, Norma Clark, and Herbert Herron; and a host of nieces and nephews. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his sons, George Wesley Herron and Larry Francis Herron; granddaughter, Trescha Dean Blake; and former wife, Rose Herron.

Funeral service will be 11:00 am on Friday, January 11, 2019 at C.M. Sloan and Sons Funeral Home (1327 N. Wells Street, Fort Wayne, IN 46808) with visitation one hour prior.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of Valley Herron.

  • DONATIONS

  • the family in c/o Valley Herron

Services

  • Visitation Friday, January 11, 2019
  • Funeral Service Friday, January 11, 2019
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Russell Franklin Herron Sr.

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CCHS ALUMNI Association

January 12, 2019

May God give you strength in this time of grief and fond memories
of Russell Franklin Herron, Sr. - CCHS Alumni Class of 1960
The Alumni of CCHS extends sincere condolences, thoughts and
prayers to Russell's family.

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Bob and Linda Sutton

January 9, 2019

We were in Russell's class at Columbia City High School. He was such a friendly, nice guy. We loved seeing him at class reunions. We will miss him

C CHS ALUMNI ASSOCIATION

January 7, 2019

May God give you strength in this time of grief and fond memories
of Russell F. Herron, CCHS Alumni Class of 1960.
The Alumni of CCHS extends sincere condolences thoughts
and prayers to Russell's family.

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per TLG

Brenda Reeg Robison

January 7, 2019

So sorry to learn of Russ's passing. My condolences to Valley and his children. I always enjoyed talking with Russ at CCJHS 1960 class reunions. He will be missed.

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FROM THE FAMILY