Lucille M. Russell

Lucille M. Russell, age 90, of Rock Falls, passed away peacefully Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at Rock River Hospice and Home in Sterling, Illinois.

Lucille was born August 13, 1929 near Orion, Henry County, Illinois the daughter of James and Florence (Sanders) Thompson. She married Harris Russell December 2, 1948 in Rock Falls, Illinois.

Lucille volunteered for several years at the Christ Lutheran School Thrift Shop in Rock Falls. She enjoyed reading, playing bingo, and looked forward to visits from her family.

Lucille is survived by 3 daughters: Joyce (Lance) Baker, Sterling; Patricia (Roger) Taylor, and Debra Johnson, Rock Falls. She had 11 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, and 4 great great grandchildren. Lucille was preceded by her husband, parents, 5 brothers, 4 sisters, a son, and 3 grandsons.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established.

Burial will be at Oak Knoll Memorial Park in Sterling.

Online condolences may be sent to www.mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com.