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 Eugene W. Storjohn

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Eugene W. Storjohn

Birth
Herman, Washington County, Nebraska, USA
Death
4 Oct 2007 (aged 81)
Grand Island, Hall County, Nebraska, USA
Burial
Grand Island, Hall County, Nebraska, USA
Plot
Section/Row 9, Lot 65A
Memorial ID
21962841 View Source

Thanks to contributor #47910340

Eugene Storjohn, 81 of Grand Island, died Thursday, Oct. 4, 2007 at St. Francis Medical Center, Grand Island.

Funeral services were Saturday, Oct. 6, at the Apfel Funeral Home, Grand Island. Burial was in Grand Island Cemetery.

Eugene Storjohn was born Sept. 8, 1926, at Herman, Nebraska to Albert W. & Byrene (Ott) Storjohn. He received his education in Herman, graduating from Herman High School in 1945.

He entered the U.S. Army on Dec. 28, 1948 and was discharged Dec. 30, 1949. He was united in marriage to Twila Schaffer in 1954. One child was born to this union, Shaune Marie Storjohn. Both preceded him in death in 1958.

He was united in marriage to Dorothy Lee Talbott on Oct. 19, 1961 at Grand Island. The couple lived in Grand Island where he was employed at Wheelers, Thompson Food Company, the Cornhusker Army Ammunition Plant and Carpenter Paper
Company. He also owned and operated Gene’s Odd Jobs and Gene’s Mower Shop.

He was a member of Independent Order of Odd Fellows Lodge # 22 in which he held local and state offices; Rebekahs Lodge; Circle Square-Square Dancing Club; and the National Camper & Hikers Association.

He enjoyed camping, fishing and auctions. He was a simple man who never walked away from someone without making a new friend.

He is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Saleigh and Daniel Strohl and Linda and Rico Lewis, all of Grand Island; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a brother and sister-in-law, Leon and Vonda Storjohn of
Twin Falls, Idaho; two sisters, Garnet Rinaker of Fremont and Janet Nelson of Portland, Ore.; and a sister-in-law, Geraldine Storjohn of Omaha.

In addition to his first wife and daughter, he was preceded in death by his second wife, Dorothy, and a brother, Gerald Storjohn.
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Obituary printed in the October 9, 2007 Pilot-Tribune, Blair, Nebraska and courtesy of Washington County Genealogical Association; newspaper clippings on file at the Public Library, Blair, Nebraska

Thanks to contributor #47910340

Eugene Storjohn, 81 of Grand Island, died Thursday, Oct. 4, 2007 at St. Francis Medical Center, Grand Island.

Funeral services were Saturday, Oct. 6, at the Apfel Funeral Home, Grand Island. Burial was in Grand Island Cemetery.

Eugene Storjohn was born Sept. 8, 1926, at Herman, Nebraska to Albert W. & Byrene (Ott) Storjohn. He received his education in Herman, graduating from Herman High School in 1945.

He entered the U.S. Army on Dec. 28, 1948 and was discharged Dec. 30, 1949. He was united in marriage to Twila Schaffer in 1954. One child was born to this union, Shaune Marie Storjohn. Both preceded him in death in 1958.

He was united in marriage to Dorothy Lee Talbott on Oct. 19, 1961 at Grand Island. The couple lived in Grand Island where he was employed at Wheelers, Thompson Food Company, the Cornhusker Army Ammunition Plant and Carpenter Paper
Company. He also owned and operated Gene’s Odd Jobs and Gene’s Mower Shop.

He was a member of Independent Order of Odd Fellows Lodge # 22 in which he held local and state offices; Rebekahs Lodge; Circle Square-Square Dancing Club; and the National Camper & Hikers Association.

He enjoyed camping, fishing and auctions. He was a simple man who never walked away from someone without making a new friend.

He is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Saleigh and Daniel Strohl and Linda and Rico Lewis, all of Grand Island; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a brother and sister-in-law, Leon and Vonda Storjohn of
Twin Falls, Idaho; two sisters, Garnet Rinaker of Fremont and Janet Nelson of Portland, Ore.; and a sister-in-law, Geraldine Storjohn of Omaha.

In addition to his first wife and daughter, he was preceded in death by his second wife, Dorothy, and a brother, Gerald Storjohn.
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Obituary printed in the October 9, 2007 Pilot-Tribune, Blair, Nebraska and courtesy of Washington County Genealogical Association; newspaper clippings on file at the Public Library, Blair, Nebraska


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  • Created by: Don
  • Added: 4 Oct 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 21962841
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/21962841/eugene-w-storjohn: accessed ), memorial page for Eugene W. Storjohn (8 Sep 1926–4 Oct 2007), Find a Grave Memorial ID 21962841, citing Grand Island Cemetery, Grand Island, Hall County, Nebraska, USA; Maintained by Don (contributor 46558676).