Hanagan-Russell Stanley of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully, on Saturday, May 18th, 2013, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, in his 69th year. Dearly loved father of Sherri (Larry Kelsey) of St. Thomas Tammy (Dan Benko) of London and Shawn of St. Thomas. Loved son of Reta (Walker) Hanagan of St. Thomas and the late Russell Hanagan. Dear grandfather of Christopher and Taylor Lynn Hanagan and great grandfather of Cowen and Autumn Dubois. Russell was born in St. Thomas on July 30th, 1944. He was a retired custodian at W.S.Morrison Catholic School. He served in the Armed Forces and was a long time member of Branch 41 of the Royal Canadian Legion.
Resting at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas where funeral service will be held Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. Interment to follow in South Park Cemetery. Visitation at the funeral home on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Remembrances may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society in lieu of flowers.