the Westbrook Good Samaritan Society where he remained until passing away peacefully on February 8, 2010 at the wonderful age of 99. Russell was a longtime member of the Bethany Lutheran Church in Storden where he was on the church council in his earlier years. Russell also had many enjoyments in life which included ice fishing, horseshoes, his family life, working hard on the farm, and most of all, his grandchildren. Russell is survived by his three sons, Arlin Albertson of Hastings; Richard Albertson of Westbrook; Dean Albertson and his wife, Darlene, of Walnut Grove; step-daughter, Shirley Kiesser and her husband, Donald, of Blaine; step-son, Jim Ronning and his wife, Mady, of Bloomington; nine grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; two sisters, Dorothy Enemark of Walnut Grove; Madaline Weber and her husband, Les, of Winthrop; and many nieces, nephews, and other relatives. Russell is preceded in death by his parents; first wife, Bertha; second wife, Beatrice; one daughter, Karen Wahlin; two brothers, LeRoy and Valentine; and one sister, Majoria Jensen. Blessed be the memory of Russell Albertson.