Russell H. “Russ” Broadwater, 70 passed away unexpectedly Thursday, April 19, 2018 at his home.
He was born in Akron and was a Security Officer at Akron City Hospital retiring after 30 years of service. Russ was a quiet and gentle man; He loved corvettes, putting together model cars, camping, playing euchre and feeding the squirrels.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Eleanor Klug. He is survived by his wife of 24 years, Diane (Crafton); step-son, Patrick (Lisa) Bell; brothers-in-law, Sam, Paul (Yvonne) and Mick (Betty) Crafton; and several nieces and nephews.
Per Russ’s request, there will be no services or calling hours. Please consider feeding a squirrel a peanut in his memory. Condolences may be sent to the family in care of the Anthony Funeral Home, 1990 S. Main St. Akron, Ohio 44301. (Kucko-Anthony-Kertesz Chapel, Akron)