Mass of Christian Burial for Russell Gentrup, age 56 of Shattuc, Ill., will be held on Saturday, January 15, 2022, at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Beemer, with Father Vincent Sunguti as celebrant. Interment will be in the Holy Cross Cemetery with a luncheon to follow at the Beemer American Legion Hall.

Visitation will be on Friday from 5 to 7 p.m., with a Vigil Service at 7:00 at Holy Cross Catholic Church and will continue one hour prior to the service.

Russell passed away on Tuesday, January 4, 2022, at St. Luke’s Medical Center in Chesterfield, Mo.

The family suggests that memorials be directed to the GACC Endowment.

Minnick Funeral Home in West Point is assisting the family.