Russell C. Cabage

Aug 28, 1928 - Aug 31, 2013

Russell C. Cabage, age 86, Berlin Heights, died Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013, at Firelands Regional Medical Center, Sandusky.

He was born Aug. 28, 1928, in Detroit, and lived in Berlin Heights since 1962. He had worked as a manager for Wicks Lumber and also a salesman at Sears. Russ was a veteran of the U.S. Army, and an active member of the Berlin Heights Historical Society.

He is survived by his wife of almost 60 years, Patricia (Kerkau) Cabage; his son, Rod R. Cabage; and a brother, William of Florida.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Homer and Mary (Stein) Cabage; three brothers; and a sister.

Graveside services will be 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 5, at Western Reserve National Cemetery near Rittman, Ohio.

Arrangements are entrusted to Morman-Hinman-Tanner Funeral Home, Berlin Heights. Condolences may be left at

Memorial contributions may be made to the Berlin Heights Historical Society.