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Russell Dittus

October 15, 1942 — May 3, 2022

A great man died today, May 3, 2022.  Russell Dittus, age 79, passed away at his home in Mandan.

A Celebration of Life will be held from 5:00-8:00 PM on Friday, May 6, 2022, at Buehler Larson Funeral Home, Mandan, ND.  Burial will take place at a later date.

Russell was born October 15, 1942, the son of Paul and Edna (Sayler) Dittus.  He was a brother to Darla Dittus.  Rus was a husband of Marsha (Miller) Dittus and a father to Mashelle Arisman and RoAnn Henderson. He was also a father-in-law to Vince Arsiman, James Henderson, and Greg Holly and brother-in-law to Marlene and Scott Norby, Brad Volk, and the late Daniel Miller.

Russell was a grandfather to Alan (Andrea) Holly, Neil Holly (Desiree Reutzel), Lindsey Arisman, Chad (Lisa) Arisman and a great-grandfather to Lillian and Penelope Sisco and Emmy and Harper Holly.

Russell was an uncle to Jeremy (Foujan) Volk, Roslyn Pigg, Jessica (Miles) Mehlhoff, and Allison (Kris) Martell and a great-uncle to Hayden, Parker, and Maxsen Mehlhoff, and Mirabelle Martell.

A great man died today and will be missed by all who knew and loved him.

Visitation and refreshments will be held from 5 to 8 PM on Friday, May 6, 2022, at Buehler-Larson Funeral Home, Mandan.  Burial will be at 11 AM on Saturday, May 7, 2022, at Mandan Union Cemetery.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Russell Dittus, please visit our flower store.

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Friday, May 6, 2022

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Buehler-Larson Funeral Home

1701 Sunset Dr, Mandan, ND 58554

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