ROCKFORD – Russell G. Stading, 54, of Rockford, Ill., formerly of Marengo, was born was into eternity Friday, Dec. 21, 2012, at Amberwood Nursing Home in Rockford.
Born July 5, 1958, to Milton and Eleanor (Rose) Stading, Russell was a resident of the Bethesda Lutheran Homes, both in Aurora and Marengo, and lately at Amberwood in Rockford. The family wishes to thank these facilities for the professional care that Russell received.
Surviving are his brother, Richard (Diane) Stading of New Lebanon; nephews, James Stading and Brian Stading; and nieces, Amy Mathey, Nicole Stading and Shelly (James) Garrett.
He was preceded in death by his parents; older brother, James Stading; and niece, Nicole Marie Stading.
Memorial funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, at Fredrick Funeral Home, 284 Park St., Hampshire. Visitation will be from 9:30 to 11 a.m. before the services. Cremains burial will be at Hampshire Center Cemetery.
For information, call the funeral home at 847-683-2711.