Dana L. Russell 1972-2018

WARREN – Dana Lamont Russell, 45, died Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018, at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital, following an extended illness.

He was born Dec. 3, 1972, in Warren, the son of Jerry David Vail Sr. and Alberta “Bunch” Russell.

He had been employed an elementary education specialist and was a member of Elim Christian Center.

Survivors include his mother of Warren; brothers, Jerry David Vail Jr. of Columbus and LeShun Daniels Sr. of Eden Praire, Minn.; and sisters, Lisa Burgess of University Heights, Wanda Nix of Lawrenceville, Ga., Stacey Vail and Renee Vail-Wolford, both of Columbus, and Cynthia Porter, Yvette Patterson, Keysa Russell and Melinda Hudson, all of Warren.

He was preceded in death by his father; one sister; and four grandparents.

Calling hours will be 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday, with a service to follow at 2 p.m., at the Elim Christian Center.

Arrangements were handled by the Sterling-McCullough Williams Funeral Home.