Russell Francis Schott, 89, of Circleville passed away on June 21, 2016.
He was born April 10, 1927, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to Frank and Marie (Fralic) Schott.
He was a longtime volunteer of Little Sisters of the Poor.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Carl Maples.
Russell is survived by his wife, Eunice Maxine (Woods) Schott; daughter, Charlene (Del) Fortney; and by daughter-in-law, Sue Maples.
Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, June 24, 2016, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church with burial to follow in St. Joseph’s Cemetery. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Wellman Funeral Home, Circleville.
Memorial contributions are suggested to Disabled American Veterans, 35 E Chestnut St. # 412, Columbus, OH 43215.
Online condolences can be made to www.wellmanfuneralhomes.com.
This article originally appeared on The Pickaway News Journal