RUSSELL D. VANATTA, 85, of Ft. Morgan, CO & formerly of Adair County (svcs. 10-22-12)


October 18th, 2012 by Ric Hanson

RUSSELL D. VANATTA, 85, of Ft. Morgan, CO. (& formerly of Adair County), died Oct, 12th at home. Graveside Services for RUSSELL VANATTA will be held 11-a.m. Mon., Oct. 22nd, at the Greenfield Cemetery.  Steen Funeral Home in Greenfield has the local arrangements.

Online condolences may be left to the family at

Friends who wish may make memorial gifts, may direct them to the American Legion, American Veterans of Foreign Wars, or Disabled American Veterans.

RUSSELL VANATTA is survived by:

His children – Connie (Vernon) Hoge, of Arlington, WA;  James A. Vanatta of Louisville, CO; Laura Vanatta of Gilbert, AZ.

7 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, and his special friend of fifteen years Lois Carpenter of Fort Morgan.