Stephanie was born in McKees Rock, Pennsylvania on December 20, 1919, the daughter of Frank and Mary Pawleszski. She married Charles S. Orguso, and he preceded her in death in 1984. Surviving are two sons, Fred Russell, Sr. of Stryker and Larry Russell of Omaha, Nebraska, one daughter, Lynn Cheslin of Gulf Port, Mississippi, nine grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, and 15 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, and several brothers and sisters.
Visitation for Stephanie will be held from 4:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. on Thursday, May 14, 2015 at the Grisier Funeral Home in Stryker. The funeral will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Friday, also in the funeral home, with Pastor Nick Woodall, officiating. Interment will follow in the Oakwood Cemetery in Stryker.
The family requests that memorial contributions be given to the Alzheimer’s Association. Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.grisierfh.com.