Glenn Russ

Print Obituary
Glenn R. Russ, 62, of Belleville, IL, born September 13, 1960, in Savannah, Georgia, passed away Friday May 19, 2023, at Memorial Hospital, Belleville, IL., after losing his fight with cancer.

Glenn was a 1978 graduate of Belleville Township High School West. He worked as a cook for Denny’s in Belleville and Collinsville, IL, Riedel’s in Belleville, HIHO in Belleville, and finally at the Atrium Assisted living of Belleville.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Kathleen, nee Holden, Russ; his six uncles, Graham Holden, James Schaefer, Lonnie Russ, Samual Russ, George Russ and Roger Wayne Russ; and two aunts, Anne Schaefer, and Audry Jane Russ.

He is survived by his father, Denver M. Russ;
his brother, Robert A. (Betty) Russ and family;
his sister, Rhona L. (Mark) Bassett;
and his nephew, Jacob Russ Smith.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

Visitation:  Friends may visit from 9 to 11 a.m. Friday, May 26, 2023, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.

Funeral: Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 26, 2023, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.

Burial will be held at Russ Hollow Family Cemetery, Abingdon, VA, at a later date.



3 Comments on Glenn Russ

Mrs Charles (Betty) Scherrer said : Guest Report May 24, 2023 at 6:28 PM

Mr. Denver Russ & family I’m so sorry for the loss of your dear son You all have my deepest sympathy & thoughts and prayers Betty S FUPC

  • Belleville
  • Illinois
Bill Hasty said : Guest Report May 22, 2023 at 10:06 PM

So sorry to hear of your loss. We are praying for Glenn’s family.

  • Waterloo
  • IL said : Guest Report May 20, 2023 at 5:44 PM

Please accept my sincere condolences and sympathy Denver.

  • Columbia

Add Public Condolence

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked.