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 Robert Ralph Russell

Robert Ralph Russell

Granite City, Madison County, Illinois, USA
Death 24 Feb 2011 (aged 63)
Union, Franklin County, Missouri, USA
Burial Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 67518322 · View Source
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Robert R. Russell (1948 - 2011)

Robert Russell

Robert Ralph Russell, 64, of Union, Mo., formerly of Granite City, Ill., born February 15, 1948 in Granite City, Ill., passed away Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011, at his home.

Mr. Russell retired from the Burlington Northern San Francisco Railroad after over 30 years of dedicated service as a car man. He enjoyed listening to music, being outdoors and his days of fishing, camping and barbecuing. He will be remembered for the love and special times shared with his family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, James Russell; a daughter, Karen Russell; a brother, George Russell; and his former wife, Rosemary Russell.

Surviving are his mother, Mildred, nee Mathis, Abright of Union; a daughter, Amber (fiance, Daniel Jenkins) Russell of Granite City, Ill.; a granddaughter, Julia Jenkins of Granite City, Ill.; a sister Elaine (Bryan) George of Tennessee; a sister-in-law, Melba Russell of Union; nieces; nephews; and other extended family and friends.

Memorials may be made to the and may be accepted at the funeral home.

Visitation: Friends may call from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, March 29, 2011, at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road in Granite City, Ill.

Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, March 29, 2011, at Irwin Chapel, Granite City, Ill., wit the Rev. Mark Maynard officiating. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in Edwardsville, Ill.

IRWIN CHAPEL, Granite City, Ill.

Published in Belleville News-Democrat from March 27 to March 28, 2011

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