Keith Vincent Russ
Oct 14, 1966Mar 25, 2017
Keith V. Russ, “Catfish”, 50, Richmond, formally of Portsmouth VA, passed away March 25, 2017.
He is preceded in death by a brother, Shannon France; a cousin, Troy Peele; maternal and paternal grandparents; and his faithful best friend, Kierra Princess Puppy. Survivors include his loving parents, Judy Polensky, Portsmouth and Bryon Russ (Teresa) of Montross; siblings John Polensky (Theresa), Teresa Brewer (Millard “Brew”), Mike (Brooke) and Jeanette Stevenson (Mike); three nephews, Shawn Saunders, Brandon Doherty and Thomas Brewer; two nieces, Elizabeth Brewer and Liz Stevenson; and a host of aunts, uncles and cousins. He also leaves behind long time friends, Timmy and Pam Gardner and Tommy and Marie Christophersen. Catfish had so many friends and he will be missed by all that knew him. He had a special family friend that he truly adored, Celine Adelhock.
Catfish’s heart was filled with a lot of love, passion and kindness for everyone. His love for animals was endless. He was an avid fisherman and crabber, as he loved the outdoors and his music. Catfish was a true die hard Pittsburg Steelers fan and also NASCAR, Kasey Kahne fan.
A Mass of Christian celebration will be held at St. Timothy Catholic Church, 413 St.Timothy Lane Tappahannock, VA 22560 on Saturday, April 8th at 11 am followed by fellowship.
A celebration of his life will be held in Portsmouth at Church of St. Therese, 4137 Portsmouth Blvd, Chesapeake VA 23321, Tuesday April 11th, 2017 at 2 pm. A small service will be performed, followed by fellowship in the social hall.
Wishing you all peace to bring you comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your heart. I am so sorry for your loss. I have so many fond childhood memories of you all. God bless Keith ðŸ’œðŸ‘¼ðŸ’š
Keith and I was friends for many years just like a lot of lives we grew apart through time but today I remember great times and a great person and friend time will never let us forget you iive you brother RIP
Love you bro you will be truly missed
Vinny, I cannot believe you are gone! You were a special part of our family, and we will keep your memory alive in our hearts!!
Patty Smith Hudgins lit a candle for Keith Vincent Russ
Teresa & Byron, We know your hearts are broken. We pray for your comfort & peace. Love & prayers,Carole & Charlie
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Fly high brother.R.I.P.
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