Robert L. Russell, 86, died on Thursday, June 13, 2019, at the St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City. He was born on June 5, 1933, in Garden City to Marian and Lula Edith Heinlan Russell.

On Oct. 3, 1933, he married Shirley A. Sullivan in Raton, N.M. She survives.

Other survivors include son, Ryan J. Russell, of Wichita, and John D. Russell, of Wichita.

He was preceded in death by his parents, 10 brothers and sisters and one son, Robin Russell.

A private interment will be held at a later date at Valley View Cemetery in Garden City. A celebration of life service will be held at the Sleep Inn from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday. Memorials may be made to the Robert Russell Memorial Fund, in care of Price and Sons Funeral Home.