unknown - November 28, 2012
Russell Nies, 69, of Baldwinsville, passed away on Nov. 28, 2012. Russ was retired from construction supply management and was also a Navy veteran of the Vietnam era. He is survived by his wife, Barbara (Winslow) Nies, his daughters, Kristen Nies, Jennifer Nies, both of California, Erin Nies, of Texas, his sister Kevin Nies of Arizona, his stepdaughter, Eileen Welch and her husband, Ted Smith, of Phoenix, his beloved grandson, Connor Smith, several close family members, and two well-fed dogs.
Memorial service: 11 a.m. Dec. 15 at King of Kings Lutheran Church in Liverpool. Donations may be made to the Humane Association of CNY or to Homes for Our Troops in Taunton, MA.