Russell G. Barker, 62, of Marshalltown, died July 17, 2011, at the Marshalltown Medical and Surgical Center.
A private family graveside will be held at a later date. For condolences, please visit www.mitchellfh.com. Memorials may be directed to the family. Mitchell Family Funeral Home is caring for Russell and his family.
Russell Gene Barker was on July 6, 1949, to Donald and Pauline (Church) Barker in Marshalltown. Russell was in the Army in 1972 during the Vietnam War until his honorable discharge in 1974. Russell resided in Tama until 1990, where he then later moved to Marshalltown. Russell’s true passions were fishing and hunting.
He is survived by his brother Jerry (Jean) Barker of Walford, Ia.; his sister-in-law Darlene Barker of Marshalltown; his many aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, step-father, brother, uncles, and aunts