Shirley Helen Lewis Russell

Shirley Helen Lewis Russell of Virginia, died May 3, 2014. A musician, vocalist, pianist, teacher and choir director, Shirley gave music to thousands over her long career. She was also an avid bridge player, reader and traveler.

Preceded in death by her husband, Maurice D. Russell, Col. USMC (ret), she leaves children, Robin Russell Gaiser (Gordon) of Asheville, NC, Glenn Russell (Nancy) of Norfolk, VA, Kurt Russell (Jan) of Manassas,VA, Mark Russell (Claudia) of Tucson, AZ; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Memorial service to be held in Northville, NY at a later date. Remembrances may be made in Shirley’s name to the Music Fund, Northville United Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 657, Northville, NY 12134.