Russell Wanye Mendes

  • Born: April 1, 1960
  • Died: November 17, 2017
  • Location: Colonial Beach, Virginia

Storke Funeral Home

111 Main Street
P.O. Box 920
Bowling Green, VA 22427
Tel. (804) 633-5661

Tribute & Message From The Family

Russell is Survived by his sisters Kathy, Pam, Robin, Paula and his Brother Brian. Russell is loved by his Fiancé Lesley Hurley, his best friends Dave & Leo and his many close friends here in Colonial Beach. Russell was a wild & free bird. He loved life to the fullest. He touched everybody's life whom he came in contact with. He so loved being on the water, it seemed he was Loved, Respected and Admired by every person he met.

Russell this is not the end, my Friend. Your Friendships will flow onward.

The Seasons shall pass too. All the things you've done in life will forever follow You.

All the memories that we made and all the love that we shared. Every day spent with Russell it was quite evident that he cared.

The journey will go on, my Friend. Our memories have been recorded.

Every time I see a wave rushing to meet another, I think of you meeting new people and becoming Brothers.

When the tide is right we shall cross paths again until that time We Love You Man!!!!

We Love You Uncle Rusty!!!

Meghan, Hoss, Robin, Paula, Pam and Brian. And from his family and friends.