Stanley Ray Schwien, 68, Russell, died Thursday, March 12, 2020, at his home.

He was born June 16, 1951, in Russell, to Leonard Larry and Norma (Boxberger) Schwien. He was a 1969 graduate of Russell High School.

He married Fonna Delynn Masters on April 14, 1979, in Natoma. He was a farmer/rancher.

Survivors include his wife, of the home; two sons, Sheldon R. Schwien, Russell, and Scott R. Schwien, Salina; three sisters, Marcella Jergensen, Belinda Pettington and Brenda Keffer; and three grandchildren.

A memorial service to celebrate his life will be held at a later date.

Cremation has been selected by the family.

Memorials are suggested to Trinity United Methodist Church, Russell, in care of Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell.