Russell C. Atterberry, 94 |
March 24, 1920 -- Nov. 28, 2014
Russell C. Atterberry of Grafton, formerly of Mequon, passed away peacefully on Nov. 28, 2014, at Stone Haven in Grafton at the age of 94 years.
Russell was born in Atterberry, Ill. on March 24, 1920, to Charles and Eunice (nee Page) Atterberry and married Rebecca Atkinson on Nov. 25, 1943, in Wadena, Minn.
Russell served in the United States Air Force during World War II. He was a longtime active member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Cedarburg; both Russell and Rebecca were very long-time active volunteers for Family Sharing of Ozaukee County and they both loved to travel.
Russell is survived by his wife, Rebecca, of Grafton; sons, Michael of Cedarburg, Cameron (Deborah) of Bloomington, Minn,. and Brad (Angel) of Random Lake; brother, Gerald (Patty) Atterberry of Petersburg, Ill., and sister Bonnie Messet of Petersburg. He is further survived by five grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held on Monday Dec.1, 2014, at 11 a.m. at Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory, W63 N527 Hanover Ave., Cedarburg.
Interment at Immanuel Cemetery. Visitation was on Monday at the funeral home from 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Memorials to Trinity Lutheran Church in Cedarburg are appreciated.
For online condolences please go to www.muellerfuneralhome.com. Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory Grafton assisted the family with arrangements.