51, passed away suddenly on September 28, 2018 in Tamarindo, Costa Rica. Russ is survived by his wife Laura Vismara Ramsey, his children Jackson Robert Ramsey and Reis David Ramsey, his parents Thelma Chilton and Robert E. Ramsey, siblings Robert Buckley (John Milonas) Ramsey, Ronald (Pat) Smith, Richard Smith , Rhonda (Richard) Radil, Randall (Diane) Smith and Roselyn (Ron) Smith, his mother-in-law Fern Vismara, brother-in-law Dr. Vince (Dr. Andrea Pezzella) Vismara, godson Raymond Radil and numerous nieces and nephews. Russ was an adventurous man that deeply loved his family, was a loyal friend to all and pursued all life’s opportunities.  The family will receive friends at Kutis Funeral Home, 10151 Gravois Road, on Thursday, October 25 from 4-6 PM followed by a Memorial Service.  In lieu of flowers, the family has requested contributions to a fund for Jack and Reis’ education.  Please send checks, payable to Laura Ramsey and earmarked for the Education Fund, to 7 Glen Creek Lane St. Louis, MO 63124.