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Mrs. Elizabeth Russell

April 17, 1924 - April 30, 2017

Elizabeth (Zaharchuk) Russell 93 years of Binghamton

Elizabeth (Zaharchuk) Russell went to be with the Lord on Sunday morning, April 30, 2017.

She was predeceased by her husband, Stanley Russell in 1988.

Betty is survived by two sons, Bob (Meryl) Smith, and Bill Smith, two grandchildren, Kia (Jason) Bouck and Erin Smith, three great grandchildren, Jacob, Mariah and Leah Bouck, her sister, Theodora Zahachuk, and nieces Luba Woytew,Patricia (James) Ramsdell, and Judith Kreilick.

She was a member of Sacred Heart Ukrainian Catholic Church. She was a retired employee of General Electric Corporation. Betty was loved by her family, cooking and baking for them and being the hostess for the family get togethers.



Funeral Information

 A  funeral service will be held on Thursday 9am at the Chopyak-Scheider Funeral Home, 326 Prospect Street, Binghamton and 9:30am at Sacred Heart Ukrainian Catholic Church 230 Ukrainian Hill Road, Johnson City where a Divine Liturgy will be celebrated by Rev. Father Teodor B. Czabala Jr. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. Father Czabala will offer a prayer service Wednesday 6pm  at the Chopyak-Scheider Funeral Home where the family will receive friends Wednesday  5-7pm.

Donations Information

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Betty's memory to her church.


Visitation:  Map to Chopyak-Scheider Funeral Home

Service:  map to Sacred Heart UC

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