84, Kalamazoo, MI July 11 2019 Natural Causes Nancy (Barnum) Russell of Kalamazoo passed away in her home in the early morning of July 11 2019 surrounded by loved ones. Nancy was born January 30 1935 in Lansing, MI the daughter of Theodore and Helen Barnum. She married Gaylord Russell on October 3 1953, they later had 2 sons Mark and Jeffrey. She was a long time meijer employee until her retirement. Her greatest joys in life were visits from family and friends and watching the deer from her front window. Nancy is survived by sons Mark Russell and Jeffrey Russell both of Kalamazoo. Grandchildren Joshua (Rebecca) Russell, Jesse (Elizabeth)Russell , and Jenna (Sukhjinder) Shinh all of Kalamazoo. And great grandchildren Sophia, Harjas and Azriel all of Kalamazoo. She was proceeded in death by her husband, parents, brother Schuyler Theodore Barnum and beloved cousin Susan Seelye. The Family would like to send a special Thank You to Great Lakes Nursing and the Singh Family for all of their help.