Mary Ellen (Russell) Schoenbucher, 77, of Portsmouth, RI, passed away on Friday, July 8, 2016 at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital in Boston, MA.
She was the devoted wife of Paul E. Schoenbucher.
Born on February 3, 1939 in Rutland, VT, she was the daughter of the late John A. and Mary (Collins) Russell.
Besides her husband of 55 years, she is survived by her sons, Carl W. Schoenbucher of Durham, NH and P. Eric Schoenbucher and his wife Gina of Barrington, NH, her siblings, John A. Russell, Jr. of Bonita Springs, FL, James Russell of East Dorset, VT, and Martha Wade of Bend, OR and her five grandchildren Adam, Ethan, Madison, Caroline and Gus Schoenbucher.
Calling hours will be held on Wednesday, July 13, 2016 from 4-7 p.m. in Connors Funeral Home, 55 West Main Road, Portsmouth, RI.
Services and internment will be held in Rutland, VT at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Brain Tumor Association atwww.abta.org