Russell Carl Prochaska, Jr., 63, of Weirton, passed away Wednesday, February 23, 2011 in the Weirton Medical Center. Born December 16, 1947 in Glendale, WV, he was a son of the late Russell Carl and Elizabeth Mae Lashure Prochaska, Sr. He was also preceded in death by his sister Myrtle LeMasters. With 40 years of service, he retired from ArcelorMittal Weirton, where he worked in the BOP Caster Department. He was Catholic by faith and a member of the WSX 25-Year Club. Russell always enjoyed camping, hunting and boating with his family. He served in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War. Mr. Prochaska is survived by his wife Beatrica Colvin Prochaska; daughters Monica Pulice and her husband Dino, Lisa Phillips and her husband Charles, Kimberly Glass and her husband Joshua and Elizabeth Prochaska all of Weirton; sister Carol Jones of Weirton and grandchildren Bryan and Allison Phillips, Nicholas Glass and Nathaniel Pulice. Friends will be received Friday 2-4 and 6-8pm at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton, where funeral services will be celebrated 11am Saturday. The Reverend David Colvin will officiate. Private interment will be in Maple Lane Masonic Cemetery, Hebron, WV.