Funeral held for former Fairfield fire chief David Russel

FAIRFIELD - Friends and family said their final goodbyes today a former chief of the Fairfield Fire Department.

Funeral services for David Russel were held this morning at St. Anthony of Padua Church.

Russel died last weekend at the age of 85.

He retired in 1991 after serving the department for nearly 40 years, including 16 years as chief.

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