Russ Crouch

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. — Russell Crouch, 70, of Port Charlotte, Fla., formerly of Jefferson, Wis., passed away Wednesday May 6, 2020, in Port Charlotte.

He was born on Jan. 10, 1950, in Michigan, to Herbert and Elizabeth Crouch.

He graduated from Jefferson High School in 1969.

Russell had been employed as a machinist at APV Crepaco in Lake Mills, Wis., for many years before moving to Florida.

In Florida, Russ worked at PGT for many years.

During retirement, he enjoyed working for Enterprise Car Rentals and getting to drive all kinds of different vehicles. Russ loved classic cars, especially classic Corvettes.

He enjoyed cheering on Wisconsin sports teams and continued to do so while in Florida.

Russ is survived by his wife, Debra Crouch of Port Charlotte; daughters, Jennifer Stollenwerk of Jefferson, Wis., Kerri (Isaac) Ali of Tampa, Fla.; granddaughter, Iris Ali; siblings, Connie (Don) Benson of Fort Atkinson, Wis., Vikki (Dan) Clark of Fort Atkinson, Wis., Steve Crouch of McFarland, Wis., Deb Hill of Fort Atkinson, Wis., Kim Crouch of Fort Atkinson, Wis., Tanya Crouch of Waterloo, Wis., and Pam Nolasco of Whitewater, Wis.; stepdaughter, Sandi (Kevin) Cheek and their daughter, Meagan, all of Florida; sister-in-law, Linda (Tom) Williams of Florida; many nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Herbert Crouch and Elizabeth Adler; stepfather, Albert Adler; son-in-law, Elias Stollenwerk; stepson, Alan LeBeau; and nephew, Jacob Dodge.

A celebration of life for Russ will be held at a later date. Please check back for details.

Schneider-Michaelis Funeral Home in Jefferson is assisting with arrangements.

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