Russell Edward Shimer, 57, of Shelton, warehouse manager for Meyers Supply of Naugatuck, husband of Heather Pollock Shimer, died Nov. 20, at Griffin Hospital, Derby.  

Born in Beverly, Mass. Nov. 13, 1958, son of the late Robert McKinley and L. Jane Florey Shimer; former Boy Scout Leader Troop 55 of Shelton, former member of the Sons of the American Legion Sutter-Terlizzi Post 16 of Shelton.

Besides his wife, he is survived by his children, Rebecca Cauchon and her husband, Mark of Shelton, and Brian Shimer of Shelton; his brothers, Robert W. Shimer of Georgia, and Kevin D. Shimer of Groveland, Mass.; his sister, Margaret J. Slocum of Amesbury, Mass.; and several nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by his son, David E. Shimer and his brother, Richard A. Shimer.

Memorial service: Saturday, Nov. 28, 1 p.m., American Legion Sutter-Terlizzi Post 16, 295 Bridgeport Avenue, Shelton.

Memorial contributions: American Legion Sutter-Terlizzi Post 16 of Shelton.

James T. Toohey & Son Funeral Home, Shelton.