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Gustov "Dick" Storkman

December 4, 1928 November 22, 2018
Gustov "Dick" Storkman
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Gustov Richard “Dick” Storkman, 89, of LaSalle, passed away Thursday, November 22, 2018 at his home. Funeral services will be 11:00 AM Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at the United Church of Christ, Cherry with Pastor Karen Karczewski officiating.  Burial will follow in Peru City Cemetery with full military rites conducted by the Ladd American Legion Post 938.  Visitation will be 2-4:00 PM Sunday at the Mueller Funeral Home, Peru.  Additional visitation will be 9-11:00 AM Tuesday at the church. Mr. Storkman was born December 4, 1928 in Peru to Deitrick Gustov and Zurita (Witzeman) Storkman.  He married Mary Ellen Templeton on March 27, 1954 at the United Church of Christ, Cherry. Mr. Storkman was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving as a Corporal in the trenches of the Korean War.  He was a member of the United Church of Christ, Cherry.  He was employed for over 40 years at American Nickeloid in the New York City and Boston offices and later worked for 11 year in sales, with his brother-in-law, at CXR in Warsaw, IN.  He enjoyed golfing and fishing. Survivors include his wife, Mary Ellen; two sisters, Audrey (Don) Burton of Peru and Barb Calhan of Warsaw, IN; one brother, Robert (Carol) Storkman of Peru; one sister-in-law, Elizabeth (Howard) Raasch of Milwaukee, WI; one brother-in-law, Robert James (Linda) Templeton of Peru and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; three sisters, June Hebel, Norma Cattani and Paula Stringer; two brothers, John Kenneth and Albert Lawrence Storkman and two brothers-in-law, Thomas John and Charles David Templeton. Pallbearers will be nephews, Tom and Terry Templeton, Randolph, Jeffrey and Timothy Raash, William and Matthew Storkman and Charles and Michael Templeton.


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Visitation

Sunday

25

Nov

2:00 PM 11/25/2018 2:00:00 PM - 4:00 PM 11/25/2018 4:00:00 PM
Mueller Funeral Home, Peru

909 Pike Street
Peru, IL 61354

Mueller Funeral Home, Peru
909 Pike Street Peru 61354 IL
United States

Visitation

Tuesday

27

Nov

9:00 AM 11/27/2018 9:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 11/27/2018 11:00:00 AM
United Church of Christ

212 S. Main St.
Cherry, IL 61317

United Church of Christ
212 S. Main St. Cherry 61317 IL
United States

Funeral Service

Tuesday

27

Nov

11:00 AM 11/27/2018 11:00:00 AM
United Church of Christ

212 S. Main St.
Cherry, IL 61317

United Church of Christ
212 S. Main St. Cherry 61317 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Peru City Cemetery Final Resting Place

2121 Shooting Park Rd.
Peru, IL 61354

2121 Shooting Park Rd. Peru 61354 IL
United States
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