Russell W. Blocksidge, 66, passed away on July 20, 2019 at his home. Born in Albany he was the son of the late Charles Blocksidge and Betty Jean Gelineau. Russell worked as a longshoreman at the port of Albany for many years. He enjoyed spending time with his dog Taco and his grandson Henry. Russell is survived by his loving wife Donna; children, Russell (Aimee Sim), Gina (Sean Sullivan); grandchildren, Henry, Owen and Siobhan Blocksidge; sister, Jackie (William) Scott; brother, Donald (Lynda) Esenter and several nieces and nephews. He will be greatly missed by his friends and his Bear Clan family. Services will be private at the convenience of the family.