Russell D. Jarboe
Published on -6/22/2013, 9:36 AM
He was born May 23, 1924, on the family farm east of Quinter to Sam and Kathryn (Wolf) Jarboe.
He married Velvyn Lahman on July 27, 1947, in Quinter. He was a farmer and raised sheep.
Survivors include his wife; three daughters, Marilyn Bess, Bone Gap, Ill., Deb Simon and husband, Curtis, Quinter, and Lori Moore and husband, Alan, Hays; a brother, Wayne Jarboe and wife, Marcele, Modesto, Calif.; a sister, Leola Landis, Modesto; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Suzanne D. Jarboe; a son-in-law, Douglas Bess; a brother and sister-in-law, Warren and Mary Jane Jarboe; a sister and brother-in-law, Eileen and Earl Barton; and a brother-in-law Don Landis.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Church of the Brethren, Quinter; burial in Baker Township Cemetery, Quinter.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at Schmitt Funeral Home, Quinter.
Memorials are suggested to Quinter Church of the Brethren or Quinter High School athletic department in care of the funeral home.
Condolences can be sent to the family at www.schmittfuneral.com.