Russel Willard Kenyon went to join his beloved Beverly Ann February 1, 2021.
He is survived by his faithful Shitzu Toby and three children: Steven David Kenyon of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, Deborah Jean Kenyon of Boulder, Colorado and Robert Scott Kenyon of Pikesville, Maryland. He had 10 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild. He was preceded in death by his brother James. His surviving siblings include Mary Lou Wood of Burnt Hills, NY and John Kenyon of Sun City, South Carolina.
Russel grew up in Plattsburgh, NY and graduated with a degree in Electrical Engineering from Clarkson University and later earned a Masters in Education from North Adams State. The first half of his career he was an engineer for General Electric and finished his career as a math and computer science teacher in Lenox Massachusetts. He retired to Sun City Center, FL and spent his final years at Freedom Plaza which he fondly referred to as “the cruise ship that never moved”. Over the years Russel enjoyed gardening and was a master gardener. Russ had a passion for genealogy and continued the research compiled by his father Kenneth. He enjoyed sailing and was involved with the Boy Scouts. He and Beverly sang in every church choir where they were members including Sun City Methodist Church.
If you feel so inclined, to honor Russel, donations would be welcomed to the “Kenneth Kenyon Stained Glass Restoration Fund”
Seventh Day Baptist Church
128 Live Oak Avenue
Daytona Beach, Florida 32114
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