Russell Edward Sielaff
Feb. 4, 1948 — Sept. 19, 2017

It is with great sadness that the family of Russell Sielaff announces that he passed away in his home in Parker, Colo., after a long struggle with cancer, on Sept. 19, 2017, at the age of 69 years. He was born on Feb. 4, 1948, in Oconomowoc. Rusty graduated from Oconomowoc High School in 1966 and served in the Air Force from 1967 to 1974. He is survived by his beloved wife, Carol; his children, Dan and Myle, and his grandchildren, Daniel, Emma, James; by his brothers Donald, Gary (Mary) and sister Colleen (Todd) Wandsnider, and numerous nieces, nephews and extended family and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Russ and June, and his brother DeWayne. In lieu of flowers, memorials appreciated to veterans.

A memorial will be held for family and friends to gather and share memories. The memorial will be held at Stone Bank Sportsman’s Club (W1552 O’Neil Road, Oconomowoc, WI 53066) on Sunday, Oct. 22, from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., followed by ashes scattering and then a luncheon.