George Dean Storjohann, 84

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George Storjohann, 84, of Kerrville, Texas, passed away on Sunday, November 12, 2017, at Brookdale Skilled Nursing under the care of Peterson Hospice, surrounded by his loving family.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, November 16, 2017, at 10 a.m. at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church in Bandera, Texas. The rosary will be recited before the service at 9:30 a.m. Memorials may be directed to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research (www.michaeljfox.org/).

George Dean Storjohann was born March 31, 1933, in Gladbrook, Iowa. He was the son of George (Shorty) and Elsie Storjohann. George graduated from Gladbrook High School with the Class of 1951. On December 26, 1953, George was united in marriage to Minnetta Creager at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Marshalltown, Iowa. George served his country for twenty-four years in the United States Air Force. He enjoyed his morning coffee with the newspaper, watching the Dallas Cowboys and the San Antonio Spurs, fishing, photography, travel and, most of all, spending time with family.

Left to cherish his memory is his wife of sixty-four years, Minnetta; and his children: Kay Bell, of Kerrville, John (Debbie) Storjohann, of St. Charles, Missouri and Lori Wall, of Bandera, Texas; his grandchildren: Rachelle Storjohann, of St. Peters, Missouri, Melissa (Sean) Verbryck, of O’Fallon, Missouri, and Courtney Wall-Kasey Young, of Bandera, Texas; his brother, Jim Storjohann, of Galena, Illinois; his sister, Doris Hite, of Madrid, Iowa; and his brother, Larry (Sharry) Storjohann, of Marshalltown, Iowa; and several nieces and nephews.

The family would like to extend their gratitude to Peterson Hospice and to the Brookdale Skilled Nursing Unit for the care and comfort they provided.

Condolences may be sent at www.grimesfuneralchapels.com by selecting the “Send Condolences” link.

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Grimes Funeral Chapels of Kerrville.