Jon L. Russell, 56


Jon L. Russell, 56, passed away on Sunday, June 10, 2012, at The Kathy Hospice.

He was born on July 10, 1955, in Milwaukee. He married Mary (nee Boudry) on Oct. 28, 1989.

He earned his bachelor’s of business administration from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and started C & E Transport, LLC. He owned and operated the company from 1998 until 2011. He loved hunting, fishing and working outside.

Above all, he enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his children. Jon was a member of St. Peter’s Catholic Parish of Slinger.
Jon is survived by his loving wife, Mary; cherished children, Charles “Charlie” and Elaine “Lainey;” parents, Eugene “Doc” and Mary Ann (nee Adamkiewicz) Russell; brothers, David, twin Jeffrey “Red,” Bruce (June), Peter, and Joe (Linda); parents-in-law, John (Shirley) Boudry; and his dog, Rex. He is further survived by his sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Valerie (Jeff) Palarski, Michellé Powers, and Brian Powers; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

The memorial Mass will be held on Friday, June 15, 2012, at 6 p.m. at Resurrection Catholic Parish (215 Main St., Allenton, WI 53002) with the Rev. Richard J. Stoffel presiding. The visitation will be held at the church from 3-5:45 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Associated Bank (300 E. Washington St., Slinger, WI 53086) c/o Jon L. Russell Memorial Fund, or Kathy Hospice (3232 Pleasant Valley Road, West Bend, WI 53095).
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. Ben George and his staff at Froedtert Hospital Oncology Department, and Dr. Charles Kaufmann for their compassionate care.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family; (262) 338-2050 / www.phillipfuneralhome.com.