Mary Russell

Mary Russell, 72, of West Pittston, died Tuesday at the home of her daughter in Pittston.

Born in Scranton on Jan. 16, 1941, she was the daughter of the late David and Elizabeth Warren Smith. She attended Scranton schools and was a homemaker.

Surviving are her children, David Russell and his wife, Sally, Dallas; Jane Decker, Pittston; Elizabeth Mitchell and her husband, Ronald, Yatesville; William Russell, Jenkins Twp.; Fay McKeel, Pittston; and Kevin Peterson and his wife, Dawn, Avoca; 11 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; brothers, Terry, Dave, Leroy and Steve; sisters, Gloria, Betty and Naomi; numerous nieces and nephews.

She was also preceded in death by sisters, Grace, Linda and Caroline.

Friends may call Saturday from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Peter J. Adonizio Funeral Home, 251 William St., Pittston. Interment will be at the convenience of the family.

Online condolences may be made at www.peterjadon

Funeral Home

Peter J. Adonizio Funeral Home
251 William Street Pittston, PA 18643
(570) 654-8683

Published in Scranton Times on June 28, 2013