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David Lee Russell

Service Date: May 15, 2021
Visitation Info: Linnemann Funeral Homes Burlington
Interment Info: St. Mary Cemetery (Ft. Mitchell)
Service Info: Mary Queen of Heaven Church
Service Info

David Lee Russell, 77, of Florence, KY passed away peacefully on Monday, May 10, 2021, at St. Elizabeth Hospice Edgewood.  David was born in Louisville, KY on July 9, 1943 to the late Burnett W. and Noma (Warren) Russell.  During his life, David proudly served in the U.S. Army before serving 33 years as an Industrial Engineer/Government Relations Administration for Seagrams.  He was a member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Church and a Kentucky Colonel.  In addition to his parents, David was preceded in death by his brother Bob E. Russell, sister Pat Orkies, and granddaughter Gabrielle Nolting.  He is survived by his daughter Stacy Nolting (Andy), grandchildren Aidan Nolting and Corinne Nolting, and his former spouse Nancy Nold.  A visitation will be held on Friday, May 14, 2021 from 5pm until 8pm at Linnemann Funeral Home in Burlington, KY.  A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Saturday May 15, 2021 at 10am at Mary Queen of Heaven Church in Erlanger, KY.  Entombment will be held privately with the family at St. Mary Cemetery in Ft. Mitchell, KY.   Memorial contributions can be made to the American Heart Association 5211 Madison Rd. Cincinnati, OH 45227.  Online condolences can be made at

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Linnemann Funeral Homes Burlington

1940 Burlington Pike
10:00 am

Mary Queen of Heaven Church

1150 Donaldson Hwy.
Erlanger, KY 41018

St. Mary Cemetery (Ft. Mitchell)

Address: 2201 Dixie Highway Ft. Mitchell, KY 41017
12:00 am - 12:00 am

David Lee Russell


My deepest condolences

Nancy and Stacy,
I’m so sorry to hear of Dave’s passing. I know you’ll miss him. He and I had some great times many years ago.

Rick Bixler

The Honorable Order offers its Deepest Condolences

On behalf of the Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels, the Order offers its deepest condolences and is proud of a life well lived by Colonel Russell.

Sherry Crose, Executive Director
Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels

Sorry for your loss

Nancy & Stacy sorry for your loss. Dave was always nice and friendly any time I saw him. Take care! Rick