Russell Tibbetts Obituary, Death Cause – Dear friends and family of Russ, it is with a heavy heart that we share the news that our father has departed from this mortal coil. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. All of you have a special place in our thoughts and prayers. This expanded version of the obituary will be shared on this page in place of a separate post, and then the Minneapolis Star Tribune will print a more abbreviated version of it.
Russell Jerome Tibbetts sell Jerome Tibbetts, who was 73 years old and resided in Fort Myers, Florida, passed away on May 6 as he was peacefully sleeping. He had lived in Florida all of his life. His birthday is April 22nd, and he was born in the year 1950 in the city of Minneapolis, which is located in the state of Minnesota. He spent his high school years at Roosevelt and spent his formative years in the South Minneapolis neighbourhood of Minneapolis. In 1968, he received his diploma. Throughout his childhood, he was fortunate to amass a large group of close friends, many of whom he has continued to keep in close contact with well into his adult life.
In 1969, Russ was required to enlist in the military so that he might serve his nation. He took advantage of the time off he had between his time in basic training and his tour of duty in Vietnam to be married to Donna Stumpf. His tour of duty in Vietnam lasted for two years. He served as a Military Police officer with the MACV force, which was under the leadership of General Creighton Abrams, while he was stationed there. After completing his obligation to serve in the military during the war.
Russ enrolled in classes at Dunwoody Institute in order to pursue a profession as an architectural draughtsman. Jason, Joshua, and Jeff are the names of the three children that he and Donna raised jointly as a family. In 1974, he relocated his family to Cedar Rapids, Iowa, so that he could start a career in architecture with Larson & Unzeitig and OPN. This relocation was motivated by his desire to pursue a profession in architecture. Since then, he has not left that location. In spite of the fact that they were no longer married to each other, their friendship remained strong.