Obituary of Russell Arthur Stelmack
RUSSELL ARTHUR STELMACK
APRIL 29, 1937 – DECEMBER 20, 2021
Russell Arthur Stelmack passed away peacefully at his home in Cranbrook with his family by his side on Monday, December 20, 2021 at the age of 84 years. Russell was born on April 29, 1937 in Lamont, Alberta.
After 35 years of service with the Government of Canada, Russell retired from his career with Communications Canada. He was an active community member and volunteered many hours to help others. Russell enjoyed adventures and travelling.
Russell is survived by his wife and best friend of 59 years, Barbara Stelmack; his only daughter Suzanne and her husband Noe as well as his grandchildren; Bella and Cruz. He also leaves behind his brothers Doug (Florence) and Ken (Brenda).
Russell was predeceased by his parents; William and Ann Stelmack, his little sister Joanne and her husband Rex. He was loved and admired by his many nieces, nephews, friends and extended family.
There will be no funeral service as per Russell’s request. In honor of Russell’s memory, the family would appreciate donations be made to the SPCA or to a charity of your choice.