Linda Jane Russell, 67, Haysville

Linda Jane Russell, 67, of Haysville, died Monday, May 4, at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. She was born in Evansville June 15, 1952, to Harold and Elizabeth (Titzer) Scheller. She married Thomas Russell January 13, 1989. He died March 28, 2010.

Linda was a Licensed Practical Nurse for her entire career. She worked at Northwood Good Samaritan in Jasper for over 29 years. She enjoyed traveling and hunting with her husband, going to St. Louis Cardinal baseball games with family and friends, quilting, collecting bears, camping, and her dog Izzy.

She is survived by her mother, Elizabeth Scheller, Poseyville; six sisters,  Marilyn Hirsch and husband Fred and July Tenison and husband Rick, all of Wadesville, Nita Reyher and husband Hal, Mt. Vernon, Susie Koester and husband Gene, Newburgh, Lavern Fleck and husband Pat, Evansville, and Camille Adler and husband Darrel, Haubstadt; one brother, Mike Scheller, Haubstadt; two stepdaughters, Lynn (Dave) Petry and husband Dave, Birdseye, and Tammy Huddleston and husband Joe, Jasper, and step grandchildren, step great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and nephews.

In addition to her father and husband  she was preceded in death by her grandparents, Arthur and Anita (Steckler) Scheller Sr., and Albert and Millie Woods Titzer.

Private funeral services will be held at Becher-Kluesner Funeral Home in Jasper with burial following in Haysville Community Cemetery.

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