Edna Russell

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Edna Russell

Des Moines

Edna Jane Russell, 93, passed from this life on Wednesday, June 25, 2014, at Bright Kavanagh House in Des Moines.

Funeral services will be held 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Ankeny 2nd Ward, located 729 East 1st Street in Ankeny.

Burial will be at Resthaven Cemetery in West Des Moines. Visitation will be Tuesday evening, July 1st from 6-8 p.m. at Grandview Park Funeral Home at 3211 Hubbell Avenue, Des Moines.

Edna Jane was born on May 13, 1921, in Chillicothe, Ohio to Cecil F. and Olive (Curry) Million. She lived in Des Moines most of her life and was preceded in death by her husband, Charles F. Russell, and daughter, Charlene R. VanderHeide and two granddaughters Cynthia Lee Russell and Paula Marie Isenberger.

She is survived by Children, Alma M. Isenberger of Silverton, Oregon, Charles F. Russell, Newton, Iowa, Robert B. Russell of Ames, Iowa and Donald E. Russell of Des Moines,

23 grandchildren, 69 great-grandchildren, 10 great-great grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, Memorial contributions may be made to Bright Kavanagh House Hospice.

Grandview Funeral Home

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Dunn's Funeral Home
2121 Grand Ave Des Moines, IA 50312
(515) 244-2121
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Published in Des Moines Register on June 29, 2014