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Russell J. Shane

November 20, 1964 - October 17, 2022

Russell J. Shane, 57, of Hamilton, passed away peacefully on Monday, October 17, 2022.

Born in Trenton, he was a lifelong Hamilton area resident. He was a graduate of Steinert High School Class of 1983 and went to Mercer County Vo-Tech for Carpentry.

Russell enjoyed camping, fishing, and trips to LBI. Most of all he enjoyed time spent with family and friends.

Predeceased by his father, John H. Shane, Sr.; he is survived by his loving wife of 34 years, Lorraine (Markley) Shane; his mother, Louise (Casale) Shane; 2 daughters, Jessica M. Shane and her partner, Grady Palma, and Jennifer L. Shane and her partner, Andre Mack; brothers, Michael Shane and his wife Janet, of Clearwater, FL, and John Shane, Jr. and his wife Barbara; 3 grandchildren, Evelina, Ethan and Arielle; his aunt Raffaela Rivera; as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins, other family members, and dear friends.

A Memorial gathering for family and friends will be held on Friday evening, October 28, 2022, from

5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Buklad-Merlino Memorial Home, 2141 South Broad Street in Hamilton.


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