Shirley A. Russell

Shirley A. Russell,  75, of Silver Lake, Indiana, went to be with Jesus on Monday, March 27, 2023 at her home.

Shirley was born February 13, 1948 in Madison, Indiana the daughter of (the late) Gerald and Betty (Hopper) Miller. She was united in marriage to John Robert Russell on June 21, 1974 in Peru, Indiana who preceded her in death.  She married Michael D. Hill on January 28, 2023.

She retired from KREMC with 26 years of service as the Executive Assistant to the CEO and the HR Manager.  She enjoyed spending time with her family and traveling.  She especially enjoyed going on camping trips to Muskegon MI and shelling in Florida.

Shirley is lovingly remembered by her husband Mike Hill of Silver Lake; daughters: Susan (Terry) Schoettmer of Claypool and Tina M. Prater, Warsaw and bonus daughter Wendy Shepherd of Culver; grandchildren, Levi Schoettmer, Brandin Prater, Ariel (Derrick) Cunningham, Brooklyn Jackson, Ryan Rachel and Julie Shaffer, Jordan Shepherd and several great grandchildren. She is also remembered by her brothers; Daryl (Connie) Miller, Richard “Buzz” (Pam) Miller, David Miller; sisters; Judy (Chuck) Lee, Lois Miller, and Janet “Fizz” (Bill) Splain all of Madison and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents and her first husband John, she was preceded in passing by sister Rita Adams, grandson Bradey Prater, and niece Ashley Miller.

A visitation with family and friends will be from 10:00 am to 12:00 Noon on Friday March 31, 2023 in McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapels, 2290 Provident Ct. Warsaw. A celebration of Shirley’s  life will begin at 12:00 Noon in the funeral chapel. Interment will be privately held in Lakeview Cemetery, Silver Lake at a later date.

The family kindly request the memorial donations to:

Riley Children’s Foundation
30 South Meridian Street, Suite 200
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204-3509

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