About Russ Byers
Russ Byers, who is in his early 60s, likes to bike, hike, kayak, and golf. "I'm retired and we do craft shows," he says. "I make wooden bowls on the scroll saw. I'm a Detroit Tigers fan, and I have two boys and five grandkids." Russ's wife, Barb, has been married to him for more than 40 years. "I also like to golf and hike," she says, "but I bike shorter distances than Russ. I enjoying sewing and fabric crafts. I really love to bake cookies, especially with the grandkids. I even made them a cookbook of my favorite recipes."