In Memory

Lyle J. Sr. Russell


Lyle J. Russell Sr., 63

Lyle J. Russell Sr., 63, of rural Baxter, died at his home Thursday, Oct. 14, 2004, while under the care of Hospice.  Following cremation at Pursel-Davis Funeral Home & Crematory, graveside memorial services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, Oct. 18 at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens.  No visitation is planned at this time.  Memorial contributions may be directed in his name to his family.  For further information or to send a condolence, visit

Survivors include:  his wife, Joan;  children,  Becky McKeag, Lyle Russell Jr. David (Teri) Russell and Lynn Russell all of Marshalltown, Jeannie Prue of Ferguson;  siblings, Art (Lottie) Russell of Marshalltown, Emma (Elmer) Propp of Tama, Chuck (Kay) Russell of Marshalltown, Kate (Dick) Niederhauser of Waterloo, Ida (Glen) Phillips of Arkansas;  seven grandchildren; and one great grandchild.