Lou Ann “Annie” Russell, 63 of Poynette, passed away Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at her home. She was born on October 26, 1955 in Beaver Dam to Edwin and Helen (Prichard) Kasmiski and graduated from Beaver Dam High School. In July 1980, Annie married David Russell in Poynette.
Annie loved her family very much. She had a love of animals, birds, and especially blue jays. She also enjoyed gardening. She worked at Demco in DeForest doing a variety of jobs.
Survivors include her sons Andrew Russell (friend Shelly) and Timothy (Kim) Russell; mother, Helen (Pritchard) Kasmiski of Beaver Dam; siblings, John Kasmiski of Mayville, Linda Keil of Crystal, MN, and Lisa Zarling (Tim Anfinson) of Horicon. She is also survived by her grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, family, and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband David, father Edwin, grandparents, brother Gene “Mac,” and sister Laura.
Memorial services for Annie will be held Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 5 PM at Grasse Funeral Home, 119 Industrial Drive, Pardeeville with Pastor Chris Sherrick officiating. Visitation will be held from 3 PM until the time of service at the funeral home. A luncheon will follow the service. Memorials may be made to the funeral home to assist the family with funeral expenses.