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Obituary for Russell Hammersmith

Russell Hammersmith
Russell J. Hammersmith, Originally of Minneapolis, Minnesota, died peacefully on Saturday, January 20, 2018 after a year long illness. Born July 2, 1925 to Clara Elizabeth (nee Boler) and John Rudolph Hammersmith. He will be remembered as an avid reader and seeker of knowledge. Russ served in the Army Air Corps during WWII as a navigator. He received his B.S. in civil engineering from the University of Minnesota and his M.S. from the University of Colorado. Russ formed his own company The Hammersmith Group, Inc. in St. Louis.

Russ is survived by his companion for the past 28 years, Karen Kaul; former wife Donna Austin; his sons, James Hammersmith and wife Peggy of Littleton, CO and John Hammersmith and wife Karen of Morrison, CO; grandson Ben Hammersmith and wife Shayla; granddaughter Kari Hammersmith and great-granddaughters Ally and Emma.

Visitation 2:00pm and Memorial Service at 3:00pm on Saturday, February 3, at Kirkwood United Church of Christ, 1603 Dougherty Ferry Rd., Kirkwood, MO 63122.
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