November 6th, 1950 – August 5th, 2012

It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden death of Patrick Carl Russell, taken from us on Sunday August 5th, 2012, age 62. His passion for riding his motorcycle ended tragically as the result of a collision. Patrick is survived by his devoted and loving wife, Lorraine Russell (Carpenter), who was with him on that ride. Beloved father of Patrick, Christine, Jason and Julia Russell. Cherished brother of Lillian Russell, and Susan (Neil) Anderson. Grandfather to Keagan and Caeman Russell. Uncle of Carolyn (Richard) Ferguson and Debra Seabrook. Great Uncle of Madelyn and Cassidy Ferguson, Hunter and Delaney Page. Predeceased by his loving parents Patrick and Opal Russell.  Dear brother-in-law of Marjorie Watterworth, Diane and Harold Hull, Russell and Orial Carpenter, Karen and Wayne Crosby, Kathy and Wayne Wagner.  Special Uncle Pat to Mark, Tracy, Jody, his wife Kelly & family, Brian & family,  Shelley, Rob & family, Aimee, Jon & Nic.    His love of life, passionate spirit, and charismatic smile, will be greatly missed by his family, and friends at Nova Chemicals. To facilitate the needed recovery time for his wife Lorraine, funeral arrangements have been deferred and details will be announced at a later date. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the charity of your choice (cheques only at the funeral home please). Arrangements entrusted to SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia. Memories and condolences may be sent on line at

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