MEMPHIS, Mich. - Russell J. Hill age 19 of Memphis, Mich., died unexpectedly as a result of a car accident on Thursday, August 23, 2012, in Port Huron, Mich.
He was born on April 24, 1993 in Iron Mountain.
Russ graduated from Memphis High School in 2012, where he played football and was a wrestler.
Russell J. Hill
Russ was a very lovable person; his smile lit up the room, and was the life of everyone's party. Lately Russ got to enjoy a Charter fishing trip with his father Patrick and brother Kasey on Lake Michigan.
He will be greatly missed by many friends and family.
Russ is survived by his parents Rachel and Pat Siegle of Norway and Daniel Neumann of Felch; siblings Santana, Daniel, Jorden and Kasey; grandparents Helen Siegle of Norway, Jerry (Paula Geru) Hill of Trenary and Marvin and Virginia Neumann of Felch; very special aunt Tammy Syck of Memphis; girlfriend Allissa Kraft and her parents Wendy and John Kraft; several aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Isaiah 54:10 - "Though the mountains be shaken and the hills be removed, yet my unfailing love for you will not be shaken nor my covenant of peace be removed," says the LORD, who has compassion on you.
A memorial service will be held on Sunday, August 26 at 3 p.m. at the Memphis High School in Memphis, Michigan.
Family will greet friends on Tuesday, August 28 from 3-6 p.m. at the Ortman Funeral Home in Norway.
A memorial service will be held on Tuesday at 6 p.m. at the Ortman Funeral Home.
Interment will be held at the Norway Township Cemetery.
Family request in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Russell's name and sent to: N1554 S. Circle Drive, Norway, MI 49870
Condolences may be express to the family of Russell at ortmanfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements were made with the Ortman Funeral Home in Norway.