Russell Barnes, Jr.
- July 20, 1939 - November 16, 2012
- Old Saybrook, Connecticut
of Russell's Passing
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“I am so sorry that Russ had ALS. I am sorry that his wife had to go through it with him. I never stopped caring about him and hoping that he found...Read More »
1 of 4 | Posted by: Kathie - Manassas, VA - Ex wife
“I was married to Russ from 1963 till 1978, when he took what he thought was 1/2 of the household things and moved into an apartment that he kept...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Kathryn Latimer - Manassas, VA
“Memories I have of Russ are nothing like what people who knew him before he passed...mine are not good ones. He hid he had children. He lied to Cindy...Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: Linda Swan - Dale City, VA
“Russ abandoned me, my sister and my mother in 1978. It was a devastating time for me, 14, and my sister, 12. I have grown and become a father...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: David Barnes - X-Son
Russell was born on July 20, 1939 and passed away on Friday, November 16, 2012.
Russell was a resident of Old Saybrook, Connecticut at the time of his passing.
Russell attended the Sprague School in Waterbury and then graduated from Crosby High School in Waterbury. He continued his education at the Cheshire Academy first, the graduated from UCONN.
He enlisted in the U.S. Army, where he served over 25 years retiring from the U.S. Army as Lt. Colonel.
He is survived by his wife Cindy.
Service InformationMemorial Service Wednesday, November 21, 2012 10:00 Swan Funeral Home 1224 Boston Post Rd. Old Saybrook, CT 06475 (860) 388-4106
Driving Directions. Family and friends may gather at the Swan Funeral Home, 1224 Boston Post Rd., Old Saybrook on Wednesday November 21, 2012 at 10am for a memorial service. Military honors will be held at the funeral home followed by burial at Cypress Cemetery in Old Saybrook.