It is with sad and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our dear brother Robert, 63 years, after a short battle with cancer. Born in Sudbury to the late Ernest and Ruby (nee Dagg) Russell. Predeceased by his brothers John and Patrick Russell as well as his niece Sarah Rose. Loving brother of Gail McLaughlin (Clarence) and Debbie Depatie. Cherished uncle of Wayne McLaughlin, John Depatie, William Russell, John Russell, Robert Depatie, Dylan McLaughlin, Patrick McLaughlin, William McLaughlin, Zachary Mayer, Keaton Cadeau, Debbie McLaughlin, Danielle Depatie, Taylor McLaughlin, Brianna McLaughlin, Taylor Ham, Morgan Ham and Hadley Cadeau. Fondly remembered by his only surviving aunt Tommie Dagg. Robert will be missed by his friend Terry Grieve and many more. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Northern Cancer Foundation or a charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated.