Paul C Russell of St Paul, MN died in his home on December 1, 2021 at the age of 64.
Preceded in death by daughter Mattie, parents Ken and Maxine Russell, uncle Charlie Russell, aunt Margaret, uncle Karl and brother-in-law, Chris Walker. Survived by children; Joe, Natalia, and Jessie (Oz); friend and former wife Jenny; Siblings Terrance (Babes), Mary (Elaine), Sara (Harry), John, Sue Walker, Tom; Special Cousin Kristin Klein (Paul); several nieces and nephews and their children.
Graduate of Hill Murray High School and St Paul Technical College, Paul went on to work in the technical field at CPI Corp., Guidant, Boston Scientific and later as an ATM systems specialist at USBank.
Paul will be remembered for his sense of humor and quick wit. He loved to play hockey and softball and especially enjoyed socializing with friends afterwards.
Being a good dad was important to Paul. He loved to laugh with his children and taught them the importance of being accepting of others.
We will celebrate Paul on Wednesday May 18th with a 3:00 pm memorial service at HAZEL PARK UCC (1831 Minnehaha Ave East, St Paul). Masks are welcome, but not required. We respectfully request you wear a mask if you have not been vaccinated.
Following the church service all family and friends are invited to gather at the Como Park Midway Picnic Pavilion (1199 Midway Parkway, 55103) from 5:00-7:30pm to celebrate Paul’s life. Attendees should feel free to dress casually for both the memorial service and the outdoor celebration.
In lieu of flowers, please send memorials to Hill Murray High School or the Mary Moon Foundation- helping hospitalized children feel over the moon, or a cause or charity of your choice.
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