Russell Gene Patri, of Pearson, died Saturday, September 26, 2015 at Langlade Hospital. He was 60 years old. He was born on April 29, 1955 in Waupaca, a son of Joyce (Rasmussen) Resop of Elberta, Ala. and the late Malvern Patri.
He attended high school in New London. He enjoyed fishing, gardening, playing Yahtzee and trips to the casino. He will be remembered for his gift of gab and helping others.
Survivors include two sons, Michael (Laura) Fahser of Waupaca and Christopher (Lana) Fahser of Waupaca; five grandchildren, Kayla Kimbell, Kaden Otter, Alisha Otterson and Leah and Chloe Fahser; two sisters, Susan (Larry) Hill of New London and Mary Vetrone of Pearson; three brothers, Rodney Dean, Terry (Amy) Dean of Symco and Rickie Dean of Bear Creek; uncle, Neil (MaryAnn) Rasmussen of Weyauwega; and nieces, nephews, cousins, great grandchildren, other relatives and friends.
A funeral service will be held on Friday at 1 p.m. at the Bradley Funeral Home. Burial will take place in Pearson Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday at the funeral home from 11 a.m until the time of service.