Marilyn G. Russell 

1932 — 2024


Marilyn G. Russell, 91, passed away into the presence of Jesus on Sunday, April 21, 2024, at the Platte County Memorial Hospital in Wheatland.

Marilyn was born on Saturday, October 22, 1932 in East Liverpool, Ohio the daughter of William and Marion (Rushton) Bickerton.

She was proceeded in death by her husband of 69 years, Richard; parents; and three brothers.

She is survived by her four children, Kay Loveland (Greg) of Mint Hill, North Carolina, Norma Moore (John) of Newell, West Virginia, Amy Spiker (Brett) of Abilene, Texas, and Craig Russell (Caroline) of Casper, Wyoming. She will also be missed by her seven grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.

Marilyn loved Wheatland and her wonderful friends there and because of the superb care at the Platte County Legacy Home was able to call it home until her death.

Any donations in her honor should go to the Memorial Baptist Church who continued to love and support her even when she could no longer attend. 

There will be no services at this time.

The Gorman Funeral Homes – Platte Chapel of Wheatland are in charge of the arrangements.

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