John Russell died Saturday, July 7, 2018, at his home in Taos, N.M. 

Mr. Russell had been employed as a full-time security guard at Holy Cross Hospital of Taos. 

Survivors include a brother, Keith Russell of Steamboat Springs, Colo.; a sister, Nancy Honig and husband Ron of Hugoton; his father and stepmother, Lawrence and Fae Odgers of Manhattan; and three nephews, Finn and Luka Russell and Stetson Honig. 

Graveside services will be held at Valley View Cemetery, Garden City, at a later date.

Condolences may be sent to Nancy Honig, P.O. Box 695, Hugoton, KS 67951.