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Obituaries

Obituaries

Robin Lynn Russell 1943 - 2011 Lawrence

Funeral services for Robin Lynn Russell, 68, Lawrence, will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary. Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery.
Mrs. Russell died Sunday, April 17, 2011, at her home.
She was born March 6, 1943, in Franklin, Neb., the daughter of Ray and Verein Griffin Beach.
Mrs. Russell was a homemaker. She was a member of the Lawrence African Violet Club, with which she and her husband attended many state and national conventions.
She married Raymond Lee Russell on June 11, 1961, in Franklin. He survives of the home.
Other survivors include a son, Rocky Lee Russell, Lawrence; a daughter-in-law, Jeannie Russell, Lawrence; three brothers, John McWilliams, Franklin, Tom McWilliams, Kearney, Neb., and Arden Beach, Oxford, Neb.; two sisters, Judy McWilliams and Silver Beach, both of Oxford; five grandchildren, Jason, Bradley, Joshua, Hailey and Heather; and a great-grandchild, Jesse.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a son, Randy Lee Russell, on July 8, 2001.
The family will greet friends from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at the mortuary.
The family suggests memorials to Douglas County Visiting Nurses, Rehabilitation and Hospice Services, sent in care of the mortuary, 120 W. 13th St., Lawrence, KS 66044.
Online condolences may be sent at warrenmcelwain.com.