Russell Eugene Sartin

July 29, 1946 - October 24, 2013

Russell Eugene Sartin, 67, of Newberg, Oregon went to Heaven on October 24, 2013.

Russ was born in Shannon County, Missouri on July 29, 1946. He graduated from Encampment High School in Encampment, Wyoming, in 1964 and soon after enlisted in the United States Air Force where he served in Vietnam. He married Amy Sandra Case in 1970. They lived in Encampment and Saratoga, Wyoming until the mid 1980’s.

He married Susan Ann Herring (formerly of Saratoga) in 1990. They made their home in Newberg, Oregon until she passed away in 2008.

Russ is survived by his children Carole Jean Burnell and her husband Ron of Fort Worth, Texas, Toni Anna Ramsey of Hermosa, South Dakota, Russell Sartin Jr. (Rusty) of Fort Worth, Texas and Tami Hart and her husband Randy of Polson, Montana. He is also survived by his stepchildren, Kelly Lutz and her husband Jason of Medford, Cory Warne, and Mike and Tim Douglas of Portland. He has 14 grandchildren.

Russ is preceded in death by his parents, Tony and Hazel Sartin, his wife, Susan Ann (Herring) Sartin and one daughter, Laura Grant.

The family wants to thank everyone who loved Russ and sent prayers for his healing and the comfort of his family. Your encouragement and dedication will be forever cherished.

The family celebrated the wonderful life Russ lived on October 27, 2013 in Attrell’s Newberg Funeral Chapel, a Golden Rule ­Funeral Home.