Christopher Russell

October 29, 2019 Cranberry Obituaries

Loving son, brother, husband and father, Christopher E. Russell, 62, of Cranberry Township died on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019, after a brief illness.

He was the first born son of Tom and Bonnie (Cowan) Russell.

After graduating from Riverside High School in 1975, he attended Carnegie Mellon University and received his Bachelor of Science degrees in electrical engineering and administration and management science in 1979.

He was married to Leigh Ann (Puzz) for 38 years and raised two boys, Jonathan (wife Elizabeth) and Michael.

Chris worked for Bayer Corp. as manager of procurement and sourcing.

Along with photographing many of his sons’ sporting events, he was an avid Civil War buff and gun collector.

He was preceded in death by his father, Tom; and his mother, Bonnie (Cowan).

Along with his wife and sons, he is survived by his brother, Jeff; his sister, Laura; his nieces, Tracy and Karen; and several cousins.

RUSSELL — Services for Christopher E. Russell, who died Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at North Way Christian Community Church, 12121 Perry Highway, Wexford.


In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to North Way Christian Community Church or Gettysburg Foundation, 1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325.

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