Donna Russell, 82, Roscoe, passed away on December 17, 2013 in Beloit. She was born on June 24, 1931 at Wisconsin Dells, WI to William and Edith (Billings) Stickfort.
She graduated from Wisconsin Dells High School and later attended the University of Wisconsin- Madison where she studied business. Donna later married Keith Russell and worked as a secretary for Ingersoll Manufacturing.
Donna was a member of the Evans Memorial Methodist Church and later Rockton United Methodist Church. She enjoyed reading books, traveling, talking and typing letters, but she especially loved her church, friends and her family.
She is survived by her children; Paul (Mary Ann) Russell, James (Jackie) Russell, and Matthew (Dana Replogle) Russell; sister, Pat (Dean) Willard; grandchildren, Adam, Jon, Morganne, Collin, Kellie,Jennifer, Jason, Julie, Maggie, Andy, Emma, and Becca; great grandchildren, Araya, Darian, Caleb, and Taylorre. She is also survived by her nieces; Connie (Steve) Niles, Pam (Bob) Williams, and Deanna (Alan) Jones.
Donna is preceded in death by her husband, Keith, and her parents, William and Edith.
Memorial service will be held at 11am, Friday, December 27, 2013 at Rockton United Methodist Church, 102 W.Chapel Street, Rockton, under the direction of Sunset Funeral Home. Pastor Tom Kingery will be officiating. Visitation will be held from 9:30am to time of service. Interment will be at Sunset Memorial Gardens.
Online condolences can be given at www.sunsetfhmemgardens.com.
Immediately following the service, a luncheon will be held at the Rockton United Methodist Church.