Russell C. "Charlie" Middleton Jr., 57, of Middletown, passed away peacefully Friday, June 21, 2013, surrounded by his family. Russ worked for Boeing for 19 years. He enjoyed his vacation home in Lewes and fishing at Cape Henlopen State Park. He also enjoyed watching NASCAR and cheering on the Eagles as a season ticket holder.
Russ is survived by his loving wife, Tricia Middleton and his precious pugs; parents, Russell C. Sr. and Elsie M. Middleton; brothers, Richard Middleton and wife Jean, and Robert Middleton and Dianne; sister, Darlene Reed and husband Michael; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Friends may visit with the family from 3:30 to 5 p.m., Monday, July 1, at Strano & Feeley Family Funeral Home, 635 Churchmans Road, Newark, followed by a Memorial Service in celebration of Russ' life at 5 p.m. The family suggests memorial contributions to Compassionate Care Hospice, 702 B Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE 19805.