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Russell A. Frost

October 23, 1957 — August 2, 2018

Russell A. Frost, 60, of Kingston, NY, passed away on Thursday, August 2, 2018. He was born on October 23, 1957 in Flushing, Queens the son of the late Robert and Isabel Frost. Russell was married to Christine Murphy-Frost.

Russell had many interests. He loved golfing, photography, jazz music, woodworking, and especially cooking. He mastered the art of Barbeque and was especially proud of his "beer can chicken". He recently competed and won the adult Pine Wood Derby competition at Keegan Ales. He delighted his friends with his wry sense of humor and good cheer. Above all, he loved spending time with his family, friends, and his cat, Bella. He and his wife Christine cherished their annual vacations in Maine where they enjoyed the local seafood and the wild coast. Russell had worked for Dyno Nobel for 19 years and later at Rotron in Woodstock for over 10 years.

He is survived by his wife, Christine Murphy-Frost, his brother, Keith Frost and his wife Pamela, his nephews, Jefferson Frost and his companion Laura Sperry, and Julian Frost, his mother-in-law, Pat Murphy, and his brother-in-law, Edward Murphy, as well as many cousins and dear friends.

Arrangements are entrusted to Keyser Funeral & Cremation Service, 326 Albany Ave., Kingston. A graveside service will take place at Fishkill Rural Cemetery, 801 Route 9, Fishkill, NY 12524, on Saturday August 18th, 2018 at 11:30am. A celebration of Russell's life will be announced at a later date. To leave an expression of sympathy, please visit

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Saturday, August 18, 2018

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Fishkill Rural Cemetery

801 U.S. 9, Fishkill, NY 12524

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