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Russell Parmelee III

June 6, 2019
Grand Rapids, MI



Sunday, June 9, 2019
2:30 PM EDT
Heritage Life Story Funeral Homes
Van Strien Creston Chapel
1833 Plainfield Ave., N.E
Grand Rapids, MI 49505
(616) 361-2613

A time to visit with Russ' family will immediately follow the service

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Russell Meredith Parmelee III died peacefully on June 6th, 2019 in Grand Rapids, MI at the age of 59. Russell was a man with variety of passions which included fishing, hunting, singing, boating, and carpentry.

Russell Parmelee was born on July 23, 1959 in Grand Rapids, MI to Russell Parmelee Jr. and Patricia Parmelee. He graduated from Godwin Heights High School in 1976.

Russell Parmelee III is survived by his mother, Patricia Parmelee, brother, Mark Parmelee son, Russell Parmelee IV (Katelin), daughters, Allyson and Amy (Brad), of Grand Rapids, MI. Along with 1 nephew Camrin, 2 nieces Ambir (Chris) and Linaie (John), 4 grandchildren Easton, Morgan, Logan and Issac. As well as his Uncle Earl (Mary). He is preceded in death by his father Russell M. Parmelee Jr.,and stepfather, Harold Hillsamer

A funeral is scheduled for Sunday, June 9th, 2:30 at Heritage Life Story Funeral Home - Van Strien Chapel, with a reception to follow. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Russell Parmelee’s life. Flowers and condolences may be sent to Heritage Funeral Home at 1833 Plainfield Ave, Grand Rapids, MI 49505.