Doreen J. Russell, 77, passed away on Jan. 19, 2017 in Casa Grande, Ariz. from a heart attack. Doreen was born on March 29, 1939 in Mobridge, S.D. and moved to Othello, Wash. when she was four years old.
Doreen is survived by her husband of 54 years, Tony Russell. She also survived by her daughter Tammi and husband Charles Perkins of Othello, Wash., her son Tod Russell of Spokane, Wash., five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Her parents, brother and two sisters preceded Doreen in death.
Doreen worked as office manager for her husband’s construction company for 32 years before retiring in 1995. During those years they moved across Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Nevada and Arizona completing construction projects while their company was based out of Othello.
Doreen loved to travel with her husband in their motorhome. They lived in their motorhome full-time for 13 years, traveling across the United States four times. She also loved to travel by cruise ship and traveled all over the world, spending over 500 days on cruise ships.
Doreen was kind, sweet and unselfish; she always had a smile on her face and was full of laughter.
At Doreen’s request there will be no services. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to St. Jude’s Hospital or charity of your choice.