Dorothy Mae (Nuss) Funk, 86, Russell, died Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, at Russell Regional Hospital.

She was born April 14, 1931, in Milberger to Harold and Esther (Blehm) Nuss. She was a 1949 graduate of Russell High School.

She married Leon Funk on Jan. 30, 1949, in Russell. He preceded her in death Oct. 17, 2005. She was a waitress at many restaurants in Russell.

Survivors include two sons, Rodney Funk, Russell, and Terry Funk, El Dorado; a daughter, Kimberly Lahmann, Manhattan; a brother, Dean Nuss, Russell; a sister, Karen Gaines, Bozeman, Mont.; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a great-grandson.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. John Lutheran Church, Russell; burial in St. John Lutheran Cemetery.

Visitation will be from noon to 8 p.m. Sunday with family present to greet friends from 6 to 7 p.m. at Polman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell.

Memorials are suggested to Russell Veterans of Foreign Wars Ladies Auxiliary in care of the mortuary.