Russell Herrmann ’55

C. Russell Herrmann ’55 died November 28, 2013, in Naples, Fla. He was born in Boston on October 28, 1933, and prepared for college at the Hackley School.

Russell Herrmann '55

He was a member of Theta Delta Chi fraternity, and served to specialist second class in the Army. He spent more than twenty years as co-owner of Anderson & Herrmann Wholesale Lumber in Melrose, Mass., and later retired from Verizon. Affectionately nicknamed the “Mayor of Magnolia,” he was a member of the Magnolia (Mass.) Lions Club and the Marco Island Lions Club in Florida. He is survived by his wife of sixteen years, Patricia Ann Herrmann; sons Craig and Todd Herrmann ’85; daughter Laura Couallier; stepdaughter Pamela Lutz; sister Janet Herrmann; brothers Robert and Scott Herrmann, and three grandchildren.