Russell A. Schill(1959 - 2013)

Schill, Russell A.

Russell A. Schill, 54, Marshfield and formerly of Auburndale, died on Tuesday, June 11, 2013 in the emergency room of Ministry St. Joseph's Hospital, Marshfield.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 am on Friday, June 14, 2013 at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Auburndale. Rev. Peter Raj will officiate and music will be provided by St. Mary's Choir. Burial will take place in St. Mary's Cemetery. The visitation will be held on Thursday from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm at Rembs Funeral Home and on Friday from 9:30 am until service time at St. Mary's Church, Auburndale.

Russell was born on March 30, 1959 in Marshfield, the son of Albert and Fran (Smazal) Schill. He was a 1978 graduate of Auburndale High School. As a young man Russ had been employed at both Arpin and Sherry Dairies. He later was employed at Wick Homes and the Marshfield Buyers Guide. Russ also did lawn and yard work for elderly residents in the area.

Everyone that knew Russ enjoyed conversations with him. He was very special to his family and especially his nieces and nephews.

He is survived by his parents, Albert and Fran Schill of Marshfield and his sisters, Karen (Tom) Dorshorst of Auburndale, Bonnie ((Terry) Rogney of Marshfield, Brenda (Harlan) Accola of Marshfield, Kim (Randy) Berger of Auburndale and Lynn (Darren) Rachu of Auburndale. He is also survived by nieces and nephews, Craig, Chad, Jenny, Alan, Daniel, Ben, Josh, Luke, Isaac, Matt, Reba, Phillip, Hilary and Mason and great nieces and nephews, Libby, Adam, Logan, Abigail, Dehlia, Samantha, Ryann and Kashton.

He was predeceased by his grandparents, and 2 nephews, Bradley and Dustin.

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Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune on June 12, 2013