Russell ReynoldsNovember 12,2013
BARRE — Russell Reynolds, 78, formerly of South Randolph, died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013, in his home after a long illness, surrounded by his family.
He was born Feb. 2, 1935, in Websterville. He was the son of Howard and Margaret (Mercier) Reynolds.
He and his family moved to the farm in South Randolph when he was 3.
He graduated from South Royalton High School.
He married Carolyn Jane Smith in 1958. Following their marriage they made their home on the family farm for 35 years, until moving to their present home in Barre.
After farming, he worked as a truck driver for L.W. Greenwood and Pouliot and Corriveau.
He was on the East Randolph Fire Department, for part of the time serving as chief.
He was a wonderful father and grandfather who loved spending time with his family.
The spring sugar-on-snow and kite-flying party were some of his favorite times. He also enjoyed hunting, fishing and snowmobiling.
Survivors include his wife, Jane; son Scott Reynolds and wife Marcia; daughters Carol Squire and husband Richard, and Sarah Paul and husband Rick; his brother, Howard Reynolds, and wife Rebecca; his sister, Eloise McPhetres, and husband Floyd; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
At Russell’s request, there will be no services.
In memory of Russell, contributions may be made to Central Vermont Home Health and Hospice, 600 Granger Road, Barre, VT 05641.
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