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Joanne Russell
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1928 - 2017
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Thursday February 16, 2017
Condolence From: Kathy McConnell
Condolence: Dear Marisa, I'm very sorry to hear of your mom's passing; our condolences to you, your Dad, brother and family. Your mom was one of my mom's best friends for years and she stayed in touch with my mom until her death in 2008.
Our "Jones Ave" memories are fond ones...
Peace and blessings to you...
Kathy McConnell
Tuesday January 31, 2017
Condolence From: Tom McConnell
Condolence: With Condolences to the family of Joanne.

Monday January 30, 2017
Condolence From: Terri Paino Maxwell
Condolence: Mrs. Russell was my 4th grade teacher at Perry Browne. I do not remember a lot from those days, but will always remember how much I liked her. She was always warm and friendly.
Thoughts and prayers to her family. Wishing you peace and comfort.
~Terri Paino Maxwell
Wednesday January 25, 2017
Condolence From: Penny Stone
Condolence: My prayers and deepest sympathy goes out to the whole Russell family.
Wednesday January 25, 2017
Condolence From: Merrie Cummings Beadle
Condolence: Marisa and family, I am so sorry to hear of your mother's, wife, passing. I remember her as such a sweet lady and always remembered me when she saw me. Sending you a big hug and healing vibes.
Wednesday January 25, 2017
Condolence From: Bob Smith
Condolence: You probably do not remember me, but I believe you will recognize my Moms’ name - Dorothy Smith, who cared for Marisa during her younger years. I am not sure how long, we lived at 95 West Main St in Norwich and I was in my teens. The one thing I recall is Marisa’s struggle with ess’s, she would express her need for someone to put on her hoes and hocks in just that fashion.
I wish to express my sincere thoughts of sympathy in the passing of Joanne and although my Mom passed over 15 years ago I am sure she would also send her regards and feeling of sympathy in the loss of your wife and Mom also. I am sure she lived a life full of love and life experiences.

One of my Mom's favorite Bible versus' was - where Jesus comforts his disciples: John 14: 1-3 1 Do not let your hearts be troubled. You believe in God; believe in Me as well. 2 In My Father’s house are many rooms. If it were not so, would I have told you that I am going there to prepare a place for you? u? 3 And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come back and welcome you into My presence, so that you also may be where I am.…
Wednesday January 25, 2017
Condolence From: Dorati C.
Condolence: Dear Russell family,
It is to share my deepest condolences that that I write to you.The loss of a loved one is so strong that I hope this scripture reaches your heart.
Hebrews 2:15- "...and that he might set free all those who were held in slavery all their lives by their fear of death." Jehovah is getting ready to set free or bring back to life those who have passed away. We can be sure of his promise promise to us.
Sunday January 22, 2017
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607-336-3993 Wilson Funeral Home
68 South Broad Street
Norwich, NY 13815
607-336-3993 Wilson Funeral Home
68 South Broad Street
Norwich, NY 13815
607-336-3993 Wilson Funeral Home
68 South Broad Street
Norwich, NY 13815