In memory of
Dorothy Russell, 81, of Dzilth-na-o-dith-hle, passed away Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, in Farmington. She was born Feb. 20, 1935, in Blanco Canyon, N.M. to Jim Setzer and Katie Heuse. She was born to Bitterwater/born for RedBottom. Dorothy drove the bus for Bloomfield school district. Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents, Jim Setzer and Katie Heuse; brother, Leo Setzer; and sister, Emma S. Begay. She is survived by her husband, John Russell Sr. of Dzilth-na-o-dith-hle; sons, Harvey (Anita) Setzer of Green River, Wyo. and Johnny (Marcie) Russell of Dzilth-na-o-dith-hle; brother, Lee Setzer of Blanco Canyon; sister, Roselyn Leonard (Howard) of Dzilth-na-o-dith-hle; 10 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. A funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 18 at the Dzilth-na-o-dilth-hle Bible Church. Burial to follow at the BIC Cemetery in Dzilth-na-o-dith-hle. Pallbearers are Clarence Begay, Leroy Begay, Sabastian Russell, Wesley Begay, Bradley Setzer, Brian Setzer, Sivei Martin and Harold Smith. Funeral arrangements are with Farmington Funeral Home, 2111 W. Apache St., 505-325-2211. Those who wish to express condolences may do so at farmingtonfuneral.com.
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