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Russell "Russ" R. West


 

 

RUSSELL “RUSS” R. WEST AGE: 79
 

ADDRESS: 570 E. Taylor St., Medford, WI 54451

 

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: 12:01 PM Saturday, April 27 at Aspirus Wausau Hospital, Wausau where he was a patient for the past 1 day


TIME & PLACE OF SERVICES: 2:00 PM Tuesday, April 30 at Hemer Funeral Home, Medford

 

OFFICIATING: Father Gerard Willger

 

INTERMENT: Hillside Cemetery, Ogema, WI


VISITATION: 11 AM until the time of services at 2 PM on Tuesday, April 30 at Hemer Funeral Home, Medford

 

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: March 30, 1934 at Eagle River, WI


EDUCATION: Sacred Heart Catholic School, Chicago, IL


MARRIAGE: 1st: June 28, 1952 at Chicago to Rose M. Bartucci and she preceded him in death January 1, 1994

2nd: July 10, 2000 at Prentice to Patricia Andres Wiemer and she survives


PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: He owned and operated a towing business in Arlington Heights, IL for a period of time. He was a partner with his brother Donald in a service station in Lake Zurich, IL for a period of time. He worked as a custodian for several high schools in IL for a period of time. In 1971 he moved to Ogema where they owned and operated Rosie’s Second Hand Barn and Russ’s Tire Repair. In 1994 he moved to Medford where he was working as a custodian for K-Mart until the time of his retirement. He enjoyed wood working, collecting model antique cars, word search puzzels, and spending time with his family.


MEMBER OF: Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Medford


SURVIVING SPOUSE: Patricia “Pat” West of Medford


SURVIVING CHILDREN: Larry (Marilyn) West of Malta, IL; Janet (Jerry) Magliano of Chapmansboro, TN; Patrick (Robin) West of Wausau; Brenda West of Medford; Virginia (Bob) Luedtke of Denmark, WI & Viola (Alvin) Helland of Denmark, WI; Step-Daughter: Debra Miller of Medford


CHILDREN DECEASED: Daughter – Lisa West in 1975; 2 step-sons: David & Jim Wiemer


# OF LIVING GRANDCHILDREN: 18& 11 Step GR-GRANDCHILDREN: 15 & 8 Step


SURVIVING BROTHERS/SISTERS: 2 Brothers – Robert (Betty) West of Lombard, IL &

Virgil (Sandy) West of Bloomingdale, IL

 

BROTHERS/SISTERS DECEASED: 6 brothers & 1 sister


DECEASED FATHER: John Paul West DECEASED MOTHER: Cecilia Marco

 

HONORARY PALLBEARERS: Grandchildren

 

OTHER INFORMATION: In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be given to Holy Rosary Church & School, Medford


-For online condolences, please visit hemerfuneralservice.com

     

 



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