Russell Albert Page, 87, of Alpena passed away Sunday, Dec. 24, 2017, at his home.

Russell was born Dec. 26, 1929, in Detroit to Jessie and Alberta (Bass) Page. He served in the United States Army during the Korean War. On April 16, 1949, he married Beverly McLaren. They moved from Detroit in 1977 to Canada Creek Ranch Association, Russell served as Board President. Russell owned and operated B&R Electric, retiring in 1993. Following retirement, they moved to Long Lake. Russell attended Word of Life Baptist Church and was a member of Onaway V.F.W. Post 3685. He was an avid outdoorsman, enjoying hunting, fishing, and bowling.

Surviving are his wife, Beverly; two sons, James Page, Robert (Belinda) Page; three grandchildren, Kirsten Page, Kyla (Nick) Zastrow, Dustin Stoen; three great-grandchildren, Aliyah, Grayden, and Gianna.

Mr. Page was preceded in death by his brother, Donald Page.

Memorial visitation will take place at Word of Life Baptist Church on Saturday from 10 a.m. until the memorial service at 11 a.m. with Rev. Scott Joy officiating. Cremation arrangements have been handled by the Bannan Funeral Home.

Memorials: Hospice of Michigan or Word of Life Baptist Church.