Home Delivery

Home Delivery
Local news, sports, opinion and more. The Bureau County Republican is published Wednesday and Saturday mornings.

Text Alerts

Text Alerts
Stay connected to us wherever you are! With bcralerts, get breaking news updates along with other area information sent to you as a text message to your wireless device or by e-mail.

Email Newsletters

Email Newsletters
Keep up with what's going on in your community by reading the bcrbriefs. This easy to read synopsis of today's news will be emailed directly to you Tuesday through Saturday at no charge. Sign up today!
The Holiday Gift Auction is Live! Click here and bid now on great local gifts!

Lynn Russelburg

WYANET — Lynn Marie Russelburg, 64, of Wyanet died at 11:38 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2012, at Perry Memorial Hospital in Princeton.

Born July 13, 1947, in Sterling to Edgar and Frances (Ewbank) Rife, she married David A. Russelburg Jan. 25, 1974, in Princeton. He survives.

She was a 1965 graduate of Rock Falls High School. She was the Bureau County Deputy Clerk for 17 years.

She was a member of Faith Assembly Church in Peru.

Also surviving are four sons, Kory Briggs of Manlius, Brett (Alissa) Russelburg of Des Moines, Iowa, Daniel (Amanda) Russelburg of Yorkville and James (Amy) Russelburg of Davenport, Iowa; one daughter, Keri (Darren) McClanahan of Bloomington; six grandchildren, Tiffany Briggs, Braydan and Parker Russelburg, Brandt Russelburg, Bryson McClanahan and Jocelyn Russelburg; one great-granddaughter, Addisyn Briggs; and one brother, Edgar Rife III of Chicago.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Faith Assembly Church, Peru, with the Rev. Steve Adamson officiating. Burial will be in Forest Hill Cemetery, Wyanet.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m Friday at the Grant-Johnson Funeral Home, Princeton.

Memorials may be directed to the Faith Assembly Church in Peru.

Loading more