Russell Oberg age 76 of Ft. Myers Beach, FL passed away peacefully after fighting cancer bravely and with his usual sense of humor on Saturday, August 13, 2016 at Westfields Hospital. Russell was a retired airline Captain and survived by his loving wife, Mary; his sons and their families. A Celebration of Russell’s Life was held Sunday, August 21st from 11:00-1:30 pm at Bakken-Young Beebe Chapel in New Richmond followed by refreshments from 2-4 pm at Deer’s Bar in Deer Park. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to the Western Wisconsin Cancer Center in New Richmond. Arrangements are with Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services Beebe Chapel of New Richmond.