Russell A. "Arnie" Binning, 81, of Pecatonica, IL died at 6:40 a.m., Tuesday, October 25, 2022 in his home after lengthy illness. \n\nHe was born on June 20, 1941 in Fond Du Lac, WI the son of Mr. and Mrs. Russell N. and Mavis (Greve) Binning. Arnie graduated from Pecatonica High School Class of 1959. Arnie enlisted into the U.S. Army during Vietnam having served in the National Guard. Married to Catherine E. Rock in Freeport, IL April 4, 1965. Arnie helped his father operate Gambles Hardware in Pecatonica, IL, owned and operated Binning's Appliance for over 20 years. Member of Connected Church; former member First Lutheran Church; former member Lions Club all of Pecatonica. Arnie was loved by many and will be missed by all. \n\nThank you to everyone who made his life special and brightened each and every day of his life, all the way to the end. \n\nSurvivors include: Sons David (Jaime), Ken , and John. Grandchildren Felica, Gabe, Liam, Lauryn Cole (Will) and Great Grandchildren Zayn, Xandyr, Harpyr and Zielyr; brother James (Bonnie) Binning and several nieces and nephews. \n\nPredeceased by his parents, wife.\n\nA celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Cremation Rites to be Accorded.