Marjorie G. "Gay" Russell, 83 of Utica passed away at 5:20 A.M. Saturday January 10, 2015 at Sugar Creek Station after a lengthy illness.
Born November 7, 1931 in Cleveland, OH, she was a daughter of the late Herbert C. and Hazel C. Course Jenkins.
She was a 1949 graduate of Mt. Lebanon High School.
On April 7, 1951 she married Paul E. "Red" Russell in Pittsburgh and spent 63 years of marriage together.
Surviving is her husband, four children and six grandchildren.
There will be no visitation.
A private family funeral service will be held at Huff Funeral Home & Cremation Services Inc. 312 West Park St. Franklin.
Interment will follow at Millcreek Cemetery.
The family would like to thank the nurses and staff at Sugar Creek Station for their outstanding care and support of their Mother over the last two years.
Memorial contributions may be made in Marjorie's name to the Alzheimer's Association P.O. Box 96011 Washington, DC 20090-6011 or to the National Parkinson Foundation Gift Processing Center PO Box 5018 Hagerstown, MD 21741-5018.