- November 7, 2013
- Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
of Elizabeth's Passing
Baptist Home Employee Appreciation Fund
489 Castle Shannon Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA 15234
Our Lady of Grace Church
310 Kane Blvd.
Pittsburgh, PA 15243
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William Slater II Funeral Service
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“To all the Russell family,You and your mother are in my prayers. Take care.Therese Appelbe
1 of 21 | Posted by: A friend
“Dear Liz and Family,So sorry and sad to hear about your Mom's passing. We'll always remember what a that beautiful smile. Eventhough we only knew...Read More »
2 of 21 | Posted by: A friend
“Dear Sarah and Family,I was saddened to learn through my Fontbonne classmate of your beloved mother's passing. I have fond memories of her and of...Read More »
3 of 21 | Posted by: - DC
“Therese has told me about your Mother and I would like you all toknow that we know what a great loss this is for you . We willremember her in our...Read More »
4 of 21 | Posted by: Tookie Appelbe - Phoenix, AZ
“I remember Mrs. Russell as a great neighbor and great role model and am deeply sad to hear of her passing. My condolences to all the Russells.
5 of 21 | Posted by: Lynne Oppenheim - Newburg, PA
“Dear Sarah and family--- I was out of town or would certainly have paid my respects to your dear Mother. She was a "classic" -- full of spirit and...Read More »
6 of 21 | Posted by: Chrissie Wallace Caprio
“Our thoughts and prayers to the Russell family.Leo and Mary Weidl
7 of 21 | Posted by: A friend
“May the promises of our loving heavenly Father comfort your family during this difficult time. He hates death & the pain it causes and is looking...Read More »
8 of 21 | Posted by: Denise C
“Nancy and all the Russell family, I am very sorry for your loss.
9 of 21 | Posted by: Bob Jones - Hermosa Beach, CA
“Dear Sarah, Rose, Liz, Nancy,Paul, Francis, Jim and John, I mourn the loss of your mother with you. I was her go-to babysitter for many years which...Read More »
10 of 21 | Posted by: Mary Ellen MacPherson - PA
I am so sorry to hear about your mother. You and your mother are in my prayers. Love to you all. Therese
11 of 21 | Posted by: Therese Appelbe - Phoenix, AZ
“Rose, Liz, Nancy and all of the Russells,My thoughts and prayers are with you all!---Fondly remembering your mom and her infamous cookies...
12 of 21 | Posted by: Linda Elm - Mt. Lebanon, PA
“Nancy, Jim, and Russell family, sorry to hear about the passing of your mom. You will be remembered in my thoughts and prayers.
13 of 21 | Posted by: Patrick Rooney - Chicago, IL
“To all the Russell family we are so sorry for your loss your mom was a beautiful person and we will miss her and her sweet smile Nancy & John family...Read More »
14 of 21 | Posted by: A friend
“My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.
15 of 21 | Posted by: tina baptist homes - pittsburgh, PA
“Jim and Colleen:
Ann and I are so sorry for your loss. I know it s difficult at this time but remember to rely on friends and family to help you...Read More »
16 of 21 | Posted by: John Angel - Baltimore, MD
“To all the Russell's,My deepest condolences. Your Mom was always kind and considerate to me. She was also very amusing and entertaining. God bless...Read More »
17 of 21 | Posted by: A friend
“Bless your wonderful mother. My thoughts are with all of you.
18 of 21 | Posted by: Donna Anderson - WI
“Liz, Sorry to hear about your moms passing.For the short time that I knew her I could tell she was a very special person. My sympathies.Brandon
19 of 21 | Posted by: Brandon Hussing - Ft Worth, TX
“To all the Russells, my deepest condolences. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. What a long, full, wonderful life she had.
20 of 21 | Posted by: Simon Family - Peters Township, PA
“So sorry for your loss. What a great lady she was! My prayers for peace at this very sad time. Theresa Kist
21 of 21 | Posted by: A friend
Of Mt. Lebanon on Thursday, November 07, 2013. Beloved wife of the late John J Russell (FBI-retired); Loving mother of eight children Paul, Sarah, Francis, John (Lisa), Rosemary (Ray) Niemczura, Elizabeth (Greg) Domaracki, James (Colleen Howard), Nancy (Mark) McKenna. Grandmother of Ian and Nolan Russell, Mary Russell, John and Anne Domaracki, Elizabeth McKenna and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents John and Mary Ellen (O'Donnell) Appelbe, brothers F. Clark and John Appelbe, sisters Mary Katherine MacPherson, Winifred Dattilo and Anita Shannon. Friends welcome Sunday 2-8pm at William Slater II Funeral Service (412-563-2800) 1650 Greentree Road, Scott Twp. Mass of Christian Burial 10:00a.m. in Our Lady of Grace Church. Memorial contributions may be made to the Baptist Home Employee Appreciation Fund 489 Castle Shannon Blvd, Pgh, PA, 15243 or Our Lady of Grace Church, 310 Kane Blvd, Pgh, PA, 15243