Wynette F. Russell, 69, of CarthagePosted: Updated:
Calling hours for Wynette Francine Russell will be 3:00pm – 6:00pm Friday, March 8th at the Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Watertown. Graveside services will be held in Brownville Cemetery in the spring at a day and time to be announced.
Wynette passed away Thursday, February 28th at Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo. She was 69 years old.
Born in Watertown July 7th, 1949, she was a daughter to Stephen A. and Marian (Griffin) DeRouchie. She was a graduate of Watertown High School and was as a homemaker.
On July 30, 1977, she married Steve Russell.
Wynette enjoyed cross-stitching, cooking, crafts, and spending time with family & friends.
Surviving besides her husband, Steve, are her children: Tina (Michael) McGehee of Texas, Todd Cook of Depauville, Troy (Michelle) Cook Depauville, Brad Russell and fiancée Jackie Smith of Chaumont; and her siblings: Donald of Ottawa, Steve “Sonny” (Elsie) of Renssalaer Falls, Gary (Carol) of Lacey, Washington, Ronald (Helen) of Brownville, Vionne Nelson, Valdalles, Oregon, Kay Hunter of Sackets Harbor, Teresa (Gary) Riggle of Bellfonte, Pennsylvania. She is also survived by11 grandchildren,4 great-grandchildren, many nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents Wynette is predeceased by 4 siblings: Gerard DeRouchie., Sue Brown, Nancy and Doug DeRouchie.
Arrangements are with Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Inc.
Condolences may be made online at www.reedbenoit.com