Russell F. Lynn, 82, of Rostraver Township, died Wednesday, September 16, 2015 at Nevaeh Cove in Charleroi. Born in Rostraver Township on March 6, 1933, he was the son of the late Frank and Margaret (Eckard) Lynn.
A farmer, Russell was a truck driver for Eidemiller and also drove bus for the BVA School District. He attended Olive Branch Baptist Church.
He is survived by his son, Dennis R. (Luann) Lynn; two daughters, Dianna Lynn and Debbie (Sam) Stancato, all of Rostraver Township; four grandchildren, Jason (Dawn) Stancato and Denny, David and Andrew Lynn; and two great grandchildren, Sophia Stancato and Gabriel Stancato.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Louise E. Lynn on June 10, 2014.
Friends will be received 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in the James C. Stump Funeral Home Inc., 580 Circle Drive, Belle Vernon/Rostraver Township (724-929-7934) www.jamesstumpfuneralhome.com A Funeral service will be held in the funeral home 2:00 p.m. Saturday with Rev. Bruce Merritt officiating. Interment will follow in Olive Branch Cemetery.
The family is deeply grateful to the caring staff at Nevaeh Cove and Amedysis Hospice.In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the ALS Association, Western Pennsylvania Chapter, 416 Lincoln Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15209