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“Sorry for the loss of your father. He will be missed. I always enjoyed your parents, when I was out to the house. It leaves an empty feeling when you...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Roger Drey - Morrison, Illinois, IL

“My deepest sympathy to Ginger and family from an old friend, Marla. ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: Marla Drury - Fulton, IL - Friend

“Extending our sympathy to all the families. ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: Ken and Esther Huizenga - IL

“our sympathy to the family ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Nelta Roeder - IL

“Sorry to hear of the loss of Russell. He used to keep me up to date on family information for our Jaquet Family Reunion and book. We used to talk...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Sandra Jaquet Miller - Rock Falls, IL

“I have many fond memories of Russell from hanging out at the Garrett home on Blind Charlie's corner with Ginger and Bonnie during our teenage years....Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Candi Kane Bubert

“So sorry for your loss. Having known Russ my whole life and now having having cleaned for him the past six years has truly been an honor! Russ was a...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Peg Wessels - Fulton, IL - Friend

“Sorry for your loss ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Erwin & Phyllis Stralow - IL

“Bill & FamilyOur sympathy in your loss.Sheila(Baker) & Don Franzen. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Sheila & Don Franzen - Fulton, IL

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Russell N. Garrett, age 86 of Fulton, died Thursday, June 30, 2016 at his home.

Russell was born on May 23, 1930 in Breckenridge, MN, the son of William and Zelma (McDougal) Garrett. He married Dorothy Dahlberg on July 29, 1950 in Breckenridge. She died in May 1999. He was employed at the former Northwestern Steel and Wire Co in Sterling retiring as a superintendent after 36 years of service.

Surviving are 3 daughters: Ginger Witt of Marshfield, WI, Bonnie Johnson of Rock Falls, Opal (Randy) Kleckler of Milledgeville; 1 son, William (Kathy) Garrett of Morrison; 1 sister Janet (Lark) Perry of Sterling; and many grandchildren, great grandchildren, great-great grandchildren and step grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife; his parents; 4 brothers; 3 sisters and 1 granddaughter.

Cremation will take place and there will be no services.