Russell Wiseman

Russell Wiseman

Wednesday, October 3rd, 1934 Friday, September 6th, 2019

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Obituary for Russell Duane Wiseman

Russell D. Wiseman, 84, died Friday, Sept. 6, 2019 at home, in Nashua, NH surrounded by his family.

He was born on Oct. 3, 1934 in Lemon, SD to Earl and Alice Wiseman. He married Agnes Freier on Dec. 29, 1955 in Plevna, Montana.

Russ attended Baker High School, graduating in 1953. He went to telegraphy school to work for the Railroad until he was drafted in 1954. He served in the Army as a radio signal specialist, where he was trained in Morse code at Southeastern Signal School and served until 1956. Upon leaving the military he worked as an accountant, an insurance representative, and for the greater part of his career as a Professional Sales Representative in the food and beverage industry for MJB Coffee, Hills Brothers Coffee and Nestle Company.

Russ was a member at Community Chapel Nashua and through most of his adult life enjoyed being involved at many levels in his Church community. Serving on Church boards, Camp boards, Men’s fellowships. Steady Church attendance helped him to live out his faith and love for Jesus Christ. He loved to read, be with people and was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Earl and Alice Wiseman, brothers Delbert and James and sister, Alice Faye.

Russ is survived by his wife of 63 years, Agnes (Freier)Wiseman of Nashua, NH. His children Carrie and (Tim) Dougherty of Indianapolis, IN, Doug and (Christine) Wiseman of Plymouth, MA and Julie Ormesher of Nashua, a sister, Leona Irvine of Billings, MT and 8 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.

SERVICES: A funeral celebration of his life will be held at Community Chapel Church of the Nazarene, Nashua, NH at 11:00am, Sat. Sept. 14, 2019. Memorial donations may be made to Community Chapel Church of the Nazarene (, or to Home Health and Hospice (

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    Saturday, September 14th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Community Chapel Church of the Nazarene
    5 St Laurent Street
    Nashua, New Hampshire
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    Saturday, September 14th, 2019

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Barry Nilson

The Nilson family sends our love and prayers with gratitude and prayers for comfort, strength and God's provision 💕🙏
Comment | Posted at 11:42pm via Condolence

Mike Guerrette

Dear Mrs. Wiseman, Russ was quite a guy, I liked him very much. Always a smile . My wife and I send our heartfelt sympathy, condolences , and prayers to you and your family. Thank you Russ for your service to our country. “Mike the mailman” and wife Theresa. Charlotte NC
Comment | Posted at 01:19pm via Condolence

Barb Lee

I met Russ at Carrie and Tim’s house in Normal, IL. and then saw him at their family events after that. He impressed me right away with his kindness, his easy smile, and his joy in being with his family. I appreciated him for the loving father and grandfather he was, and I will miss him. Barb Lee
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