Dr. Charles Arlington Russell, age 87 of Brainerd, passed away on Monday, December 24, 2018 at Bethany-Good Samaritan Society. Charlie was born on May 30, 1931 in Hewitt to Charles & Eva (Chapman) Russell. He married the love of his life, Marjorie Holm on March 1, 1952, and together they had two sons. Charlie was an orthopedic surgeon.
Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 66 years, Margie; sons: Charles of Enumclaw, WA, and Donald of Butte, MT; siblings: Alvina (Don) Peterson of Brainerd, Addie (Irvin) Olson of Fort Ripley, James (Maureen) of Brainerd, and Nina (Dennis) Christianson of Aurora; granddaughter, Chelsea Russell; great-granddaughter, Chloe Russell-King.
Charlie is preceded in death by his parents; sisters: Ruth Chapman, Ferne Hanson, Dorothy Russell, and Nettie Momb.
Funeral service for Charlie will be held on Wednesday, December 26, 2018 at 11AM at Halvorson Johnson Funeral Home - BRAINERD CHAPEL. Visitation will be from 9-11AM, Wednesday at the Funeral Home.
Caring for Charlie & the Russell Family
Halvorson Johnson Funeral Home
BRAINERD CHAPEL 218-829-3581
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