Russell James Wren II, 65, passed away June 23, 2018. Russell enjoyed fixing up cars, NASCAR, going boating and fishing. More than anything he loved spending time with his family, especially with his granddaughter, Olivia. She lovingly gave him the nickname “Pappal-Wappal”. He is survived by his devoted wife and companion of 37 years, Vickie Wren nee Witt; loving children, Arleen J. Wren (Pete Shell) and Russell J. Wren III aka “Rusty” (Bethany Hellmann); adored granddaughter, Olivia Rose Shell; dedicated siblings, Ginni (Dan) Wells, Russann (Frank) Morrow, Randell Wren and Roger (Sharon) Wren. He is also survived by his caring father-in-law, Felix G. Witt and sister-in-laws, Pam (Tim) St. Peter and Donna Fenner, along with many loving nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents, Russell J. Wren I and Jeannette Booth Wren; mother-in-law, Rose Witt and brother-in-law, David Fenner. A Celebration of Russell’s Life will be held Friday, June 29, 2018 at Fares J. Radel Funeral Home, 5950 Kellogg Ave. Cincinnati, OH 45230. Visitation will be held from 4:00 -7:00 pm; Military Honors and Memorial Service will start 7:00 pm. Light refreshments will be provided.