Russell Edward Leach, 66, of Grayling, formerly of Onaway, died July 3, 2016 at Mid-Michigan Medical Center in Midland. The son of Russell “Bud” and Audrey “Mitzi” (Glasford) Leach, Russell was born in Detroit July 24, 1949. Raised in Onaway from the time he was about four years old, Russ was a 1967 graduate of Onaway High School.
Surviving Russ is his son, Eric (Onna) Leach of Onaway; grandsons, Cooper and Lucas; mother, Audrey “Mitzi” and sister, Linda Leach, both of Onaway; brother, Don (Robin) of Cheboygan; as well as his nieces, Mary and Liz Leach, both of White Pigeon.
Russell’s family will receive friends at the Chagnon Funeral Home Wednesday, July 27, from 6 p.m. until the time of the memorial service beginning at 7 p.m. Those planning an expression of sympathy please consider a donation in memory of Russ to the Onaway Fire Department or the Black Lake Sportsman’s Club. Condolences may be shared with Russell’s family at www.chagnonfh.com.