Marion Blanche Russell

Russell, Marion Blanche

1924 – 2005


A resident of Glacier View Lodge, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 28th, 2005. Predeceased by her husband Norm and brothers Albert, Marshall, George, John and Raymond, she is survived and will be lovingly missed by sisters Madeleine Charmont of Nordegg, Alberta, Margaret Bourassa of Weyburn, Saskatchewan and Susan (Cecil) Hayward of Assiniboia, Saskatchewan; sisters-in-law Rose, Yvonne, Rita and Mary, as well as many nieces and nephews. Blanche was godmother to nephew Chris Charmont. Mass of Christian Burial took place on Tuesday, January 3rd at 1:00 pm from Christ The King Roman Catholic Church with Father Paul Murphy, celebrant. Interment followed at Cumberland Municipal Cemetery. COMOX VALLEY FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORIUM, 1101 RYAN ROAD, entrusted with arrangements.

For those wishing, donations in Blanche’s memory to the Alzheimer Society of B.C., #20 – 601 West Cordova Street, Vancouver, B.C. V6B 1G1 or the B.C. Lung Association, P.O. Box 34009, Station D, Vancouver, B.C. V6J 9Z9 would be appreciated.