CJ Russell photo

Received the Breath of Life
29 Februry 1920 — Manhattan NY

Called to Accept the Marist Brotherhood
26 July 1947— Poughkeepsie NY

 Professed final vows
1953  Poughkeepsie NY

Was Commended to God
27 October 2009
Lenox Hill Hospital, Manhattan NY

Mass of Resurrection
29 October 2009
Mount St Michael Chapel
Bronx NY

Interment
30 October 2009
Marist Cemetery
Esopus NY


Son of Joseph Russell and Genevieve Toner.  His sisters Mary and Genevieve predeceased him. They were faithful supporters of matters Marist.

1943-1945
Sergeant with weather section of US Army Air Force
1946-1948
Marist Novitiate,  Poughkeepsie NY
1947-1950
Marist College Scholasticate, Poughkeepsie NY
1950
BA degree in history, Marist College, Poughkeepsie NY
1950-1953 Saint Helena HS, Bronx NY — teacher
1953-1958 Central Catholic HS, Wheeling WV — teacher
1954 -1960
part time graduate student Columbia University, NYC
1960  
MA degree from Columbia
1959-1961 Aquinas HS, Augusta, GA
1961-1993 Marist College, Poughkeepsie NY — teacher/Controller p.t.
1965 Professed vow of stability
1993-2000 Marist College, Poughkeepsie NY — retired
2000 - 2002 89th Avenue Community,  Miami FL — retired
2002-2009 Cabrini Center, New York NY — retired