COLUMBIANA - Russell E. Hum Jr., 83, of Columbiana, died Wednesday morning at St. Elizabeth's Medical Center.
Born Nov. 11, 1929, in Columbiana, he was the son of Russell and Ethel Marie (Sheets) Hum.
Mr. Hum joined the Air Force in 1948. He worked at Ohio Bell for 30 years, as a splicer and foreman. He later delivered flowers for Columbiana Floral for 20 years.
Survivors include his wife, the former Sara Evans, whom he married March 3, 1961; three daughters, Amy (Anthony) Tardio and Kelley Perez (Scott Montgomery) of Columbiana and Lori Hum of Leetonia; a son, Sam (Jennie) Hum of Columbiana; 11 grandchildren; and two sisters, June Hunston and Alice Hollinger.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Carrie Guido-Wall, who passed away two months ago.
Private memorial services will be held at a later date.
Family and friends are invited to visit www.seederly-mongandbeck.com to sign the guestbook or to send private condolences.