Russell Simonis, 48, of Las Vegas, Nev., a former North Powder resident, died Sept. 10, 2006, at Las Vegas of natural causes.

His funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the North Powder Cemetery.

He was born on June 11, 1958, to Vernon and Earlene Baker Simonis. He married Sandra Stone at Las Vegas.

Survivors include his wife, Sandra; and brothers, Ricky of North Powder, Rodney of New Plymouth, Idaho, and Gary of Las Vegas; and a sister, Marrsue.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Used with permission from: Baker City Herald, Baker City, Oregon, November 22, 2006
Transcribed by: Belva Ticknor