On January 27, 2010 our dearly beloved Russell Neal Capel passed away suddenly and peacefully while surrounded by love, support, and family. He was predeceased by his parents, Frank and Etta Capel and his lovely wife Ellen, his brothers Max (Mabel), Ray (Margaret) Capel, his sister Frances Stone, and his son-in-law Robert Birdsell. He is survived by his brothers Marsh (Bertha) and Rod (Ann) Capel, and his sister Joy Leventan. Also left to remember him are his children Donna Birdsell and Rick (Claire) Capel, his grandchildren Jeff (Sherri) Birdsell, Jodie (Kevin) Porter, Richard and Hannah Capel and his great grandchildren Joshua and Mya Porter and Noah and Aliya Birdsell. He will also be remembered by Legion and Mason members and many friends. The funeral service will be held on Feb. 3 2010 at 2:30pm at the Stettler United Church, Stettler, Alberta. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society AB/NWT Division or the Heart and Stroke Foundations of Canada. Stettler Funeral Home entrusted with the care and arrangements.