Mr. Lindow was an insurance salesman and retired from Prudential. He was a United States Army veteran. Russell enjoyed gardening and spending time with his family.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 73 years, Barbara Jane Lindow, nee Bedel; a son, Mark Lindow; his parents, Carl and Matilda, nee Stetzner, Lindow; a great-grandson, Andrew; and two sisters, Rita (Jim) Saia and Dorothy (Cletus) Schlorman.
He is survived by a son, Steve (Mary) Lindow of Denver, CO, and their children, Joel (Angela) Lindow and Timothy (Elizabeth) Lindow; a daughter-in-law, Judi Lindow, and her children, Kendra (Andy) Garnto, Mark II (Cassie) Lindow, Kariann (Rodney) Oller, Todd (Kelly) Lindow, Natalie (Gordon) McFarland, Eric (Sarah) Lindow, Chad (Lindsay) Lindow, Cory (Kate) Lindow, 33 great-grandchildren, Zachary, Jarrod, Meta, Nina, McKenzie, Devin, Nicole, Brooke, Hayley, Sarah, Connor, Jacob, Nicholas, Todd, Laurie, Jordan, Wyatt, Anna, Eloise, Paige, Ella, Gwendelyn, Renley, Cullen, Ashleigh, Addison, Aaron, Austin, James, Presley, Abigail Isaac and Felix; five great-great-grandchildren, Brendin, Keylee, Cole, Braylon and Asher; and nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Memorials may be made to the family. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Funeral: A funeral procession will leave at 8:40 a.m. Wednesday, March 30, 2022, from George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL, for a 9:30 a.m. graveside service with military honors at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, MO.