Clyde Dean Michel, 77, Peoria, Ariz., died Sunday, May 31, 2020, at his home.


He was born May 14, 1943, in Russell to Rueben and Emma (Ruf) Michel. He was a graduate of Russell High School.


He married Fanny Cecilia on Jan. 10, 1976. He was an accountant for AZ Department of Quality Control in Arizona before retiring a few years ago. He was a U.S. Navy veteran during 1962 to 1966.


Survivors include his wife of 44 years, of the home; three daughters, Ranae Leaverton and Elina Michel, both of Phoenix, and Lisa Raypold, Anchorage, Alaska; a sister, Shirley Brown, Oklahoma; and five grandchildren.


Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. Sunday in Russell City Cemetery with military rites conducted by Russell Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 6240 Honor Guard.


Family and friends may view from noon to 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell.