Russell Egolf
Russell Egolf
Russell Lee "Pudge" Egolf, 78, Rochester, passed into eternity at 12:31 a.m. Monday, June 26, 2017, at his home.

He was born Dec. 13, 1938, in North Manchester, to Earl E. and Eleanor (Pratt) Egolf.

He leaves behind to cherish his memory his wife and soul mate, Janet Egolf, Rochester; two daughters, Jami (Jorge) Rodriguez, Scottsdale, Ariz., and Traci (Steve) Porretta, Eagle Mountain, Utah; and five grandchildren, Justin Rodriguez, Jenna Rodriguez, Jaryn Rodriguez, Jordan Rodriguez, and Vienna Porretta.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his granddaughter, Vincenza Porretta.

Per Pudge's request, there will be no calling or service. Arrangements are handled by Grandstaff-Hentgen Bender Chapel, North Manchester.

Preferred memorials are the charity of the donor's choice or the Fulton County Animal Adoption and Education Center. The memorial guest book for Pudge may be signed at