Betty Lou Russick, 78, of Tunkhannock, PA, formerly of East Rush, PA passed away, Sunday, August 13, 2017 at The Gardens At Tunkhannock, Tunkhannock, PA. Born January 5, 1939 in Rushville, PA, she was the daughter of the late Lewis and Lottie [Cilwick] Stanton. Her husband Max H. Russick predeceased her in 2004.
She attended of the former Rush High School, was employed at the former Susquehanna County Home for many years.
She was a member of the former Rush United Methodist Church,
She enjoyed gardening, her flowers, and playing cards, snowmobiling, square dancing with Max and their friends.
Survivors include daughters and sons-in-law, Darlene & Richard Salsman of Meshoppen, PA, Gaylene Mowry & Mike Park of Meshoppen, PA, Penny & Kevin Stockholm of Montrose, PA, Dixie Russick of Neola, UT, daughter-in-law, Karen Russick, of Montrose, PA, 13 grandchildren 18 great-grandchildren, sister & brother-in-law, Loretta & Richard Ormsby of Lawton, PA, brother & sister-in-law, Michael E. & Linda Stanton of Wyalusing, PA.
In addition to her parents and husband, her first husband, Kenneth Johnson, a son Max Russick Jr., an infant son Kevin Johnson, grandson, Ryan Salsman, granddaughter, Brandi Johnson Stockholm, sister, Delores Ellis, and son in law, Mark Mowry all predeceased her.
Services: 2:00 pm Wednesday at Bartron-Myer Funeral Home, Inc., Montrose, PA 18801.
Visitation: 1 hour prior to services on Wednesday