Rodney J. Russell

Rodney Jack Russell, 54, of Bluffton, IN, and having family members in Markle, IN, died Saturday evening, Sept. 22, 2012, at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne.

Mr. Russell worked as a supervisor in product development at Master Spas, in Fort Wayne, for 25 years. He was a member of American Legion Post 111 Sons of the Legion.

He was born April 17, 1958, in Bluffton to Arthur Jack and Juanita P. Brown Russell. His mother survives in Bluffton.

Additional survivors include two daughters, Jen (Jacob) Inskeep, of Bluffton, and Nicky (Aaron) Lenwell, of Markle; a sister, Sue (Tom) Arnold, of Shelbyville; a brother, Randy "Joe" Crystal Russell, of Ossian; and four grandchildren, Madison Inskeep, Elias Inskeep, Alyssa Lenwell and Jason Lenwell.

A service will held on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012, at 11 a.m. at Goodwin Memorial Chapel, Bluffton, with Rev. Chad Clark officiating. Calling is Tuesday, Sept. 25, from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be at a later date.

Gifts to the family may be made in care of Goodwin Memorial Chapel, 3220 E. Ind.-124, Bluffton, IN 46714.

Online condolences may be made at www.thegmcfamily.com.