Celebrating the life of Russell "Russ" Allen Painter
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Russ is lovingly survived by his wife, Louise Painter; children, Lois (Michael) Virtue, Robert “Rob” (Sherri) Zimmerman; grandchildren, Bryan Zimmerman, Charlene (Christopher) Murdakes, Marianne (John) Podraza, Anthony (Michelle) Orlandi, Kaitlin Zimmerman, Kyle Zimmerman; several great-grandchildren, nephews and nieces; special friend Tom Hazzard.
Russ is predeceased by his parents; one brother; three sisters; two sons, Dale Zimmerman, Randy Painter; one daughter, Renee Haven; one grandson Jerry Jeffers.
Funeral service 11:00 a.m. Friday, January 26, 2018, at St. John Lutheran Church, 1301 N. Jackson St., Pecatonica with Rev. Terry L. Theiss officiating. Visitation 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Thursday, January 25, 2018, at Genandt Funeral Home, 602 N. Elida St., Winnebago. In lieu of flowers a memorial will be established. Cremation rites to follow the funeral service. For an online obituary and tributes go to www.genandtfuneralhome.com.
602 N. Elida St.
Winnebago, IL 61088
1301 N. Jackson St.
Pecatonica, IL 61063
Cremation rites to follow the funeral service.