Dean Douglas (Doug) Russell
March 24, 1938 - September 17 2019
Peacefully, surrounded by his family at home on September 17th at age 81. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 49 years Clare, his children Andrea (Serge Cote), Dean, and Brian, his grandchildren Lauren and Sean, as well as extended family in Canada, the US, and Ireland. Predeceased by his two sisters, Virginia (Dinny) Faurote and Barbara Scott.
Doug graduated with a B.Sc. (Pharmacy) from the University of Toronto in 1961. He attained an M.B.A. in 1971 and a Bachelor of Laws in 1975, both from the University of Western Ontario. Doug operated the company established by his father, Dean Russell Limited, and later worked as a pharmacist at Shoppers Drug Mart.
Cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service will be held at Harris Funeral Home on October 26th 2019 at 1:30 PM. Thank you to the staff of the London Cancer Clinic for exceptional care over the past four years, and LHIN staff for their attentiveness during his final days. Memorial contributions may be made to the London Cancer Clinic.
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