Arrangements are with Quiram-Peasley Funeral Home of
Mr. Snow retired from State Farm
Insurance in 1994 after 36 years of employment.
He served in the U.S. Army from 1956 to 1958.
He was born on May 10, 1935, in McLean. His
parents were Fred and Irene Hickman Snow. He married
Donna Charles in 1953.
He is survived by his wife; six children, Chuck
(Gina) Snow of Chatham, Rick (and Debbie) Snow of
East Peoria, Brian (and Lori) Snow of McLean, Mark
(and Joan) Snow of Bloomington, Brad Snow of
Bloomington and Carol Grammer of Mascoutah; one
brother, Don (and Rose) Snow of Bloomington; one
sister, Cleta Grubbs of O’Fallon, Mo.; 12
grandchildren, Chad (and Erin) Grammer, Travis (and
Akeisha) Grammer, Brandy (and Gary) Lowe, Kristin
and Katie Snow, Laura (and Joe) Jasko, Allison Snow,
Alex Wade, Charline Potter, Justin and Grant Snow,
and Braylyne Snow; and 15 great-grandchildren,
Donovan, Jaksin, Shelby, King, Kayla, Alyssa, Kylie,
Grace, Charlee, Owen, Joline, Anthany, Aydin,
Patrick and Kristina. Russell is also survived by
his two dogs, Albert and Andy.
He was preceded in death by his parents; three
brothers, Freddie, Kenneth and Bobby; one
son-in-law, Rick Grammer; one grandson, Mark Potter;
and one great-granddaughter, Morgan Jasko.
An avid Cardinals baseball fan, Russell played
baseball for the Corn Valley League for 25 years. He
also played softball for Laesch Dairy and GMC Trucks
Memorials may be made to McLean Christian Church or
Children’s Hospital of Illinois, Peoria.
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