DAVID F. RUSSIN - MILTON - David F. Russin passed away Jan. 18, 2015, in the Vermont Respite House in Williston with family by his side. He was predeceased by his wife of 49 years, Patricia M. (Bessette) Russin, on July, 7, 2011. He was born on Aug. 12, 1942, son of the late Francis H. Russin and Alice L. (Hibbard) Russin. He married Patricia M. (Bessette) Russin on Sept. 28, 1962, in Essex Center. David enjoyed being around his family, fishing, going to the casino, telling jokes and loved old cars. He worked at South Burlington School District and at Haywood Tyler, Inc. He is survived by three daughters and two sons, Lisa and husband, Randall LaFountain, of Georgia, Kevin and wife, Rhonda Russin, of Milton, Chris and wife, Sandra Russin, of Vergennes, Amy and husband, Chris Fassett, of Grand Isle, and Karen and husband, Edward LaFountain III, of Colchester; 11 grandchildren, Amanda Geraw and Joshua Geraw of Burlington, Shannon Geraw of Colchester, Kristie Kilpatrick and Rachel LaFountain of Colchester, Tausha LaFountain of Shelburne, Becky LaFountain of Bolton, Kyle Russin of Milton, Calob Russin and Caitlin Russin of Fletcher, and Jason Russin of Vergennes; 11 great-grandchildren, Zoey and Zachary Miller of Burlington, Cooper and Coty Russin of Milton, Reilly and Grayson Kilpatrick of Colchester, Eric LaFountain of Colchester, Saquoiah and Cameron LaFountain of Shelburne, Mckenna of Colchester, and AnnaBella of Fletcher; and brothers and sisters, Robert Russin and wife, Sylvia, of Underhill, Larry Russin and wife, Beatrice, of Underhill, Roger Russin and wife, Colleen, of Cambridge, Gloria Tracy and husband, Stanley, of Milton, Beverly Paradee of Jericho, Nancy Mathieu and husband, Lionel, of Milton, Linda Mathieu of Westford, Kathy Aube and husband, David, of Hinesburg, and Marilyn Mashia and husband, Allen, of Hinesburg. We would like to thank the Vermont Respite House in Williston for the care they have gave our father, brother, grandfather and greatgrandfather. David's wishes were to be cremated. There will be no funeral or wake. Arrangements are in the care of Stephen C. Gregory & Son Cremation Service of Burlington. Online condolences are welcome at www.gregorycremation.com.