Obituary Record

Eugene A. Stork
Died on 1/14/2000

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Eugene A. Stork, 73, of Fremont died Friday, Jan. 14, 2000, in New Braunfels, Texas.

Stork was born July 25, 1926 in Arlington. He graduated from 10th grade at Brinkman School near Arlington, and was a May 1944 graduate of Arlington High School. He served in the United States Navy from September 1945 through December 1947. He was called back December 1950 through May 1952. He married Donna Truelsen March 3, 1951 in Fremont. He retired after 39 ½ years from Hormel & Co. in Fremont; he worked most of the time in management.

He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Fremont; Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 854 where he served in many of their offices; American Legion Post 20; and Fremont Golf Club.

Survivors include: his wife; a son, Kendall (and wife Barb) Stork of Sioux Falls, S.D.; a daughter, Corrine (Mrs. Randy) Benish of San Antonio, Texas; two brothers, Gerald (and wife, Leona) Stork of Fremont and Verdell (and wife, Deloris) Stork of Arlington; a sister-in-law, Lila Scheer of Arlington; and four grandchildren.

The funeral will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Trinity Lutheran Church in Fremont with the Rev. Phillip Vance officiating. Visitation will be until 9 tonight, with family receiving friends 7 – 9 tonight, both Ludvigsen Mortuary in Fremont. Burial will be in Memorial Cemetery.

The Fremont Honor Guard of American Legion Post 20 and VFW Post 854 will provide military honors.

A memorial has been established to the Day Care of Trinity Lutheran Church.

# 2 - - from his funeral service folder:

EUGENE A. STORK, July 25, 1926 - - January 14, 2000

FUNERAL SERVICE, 10:30 A.M. Wednesday, January 19, 2000, Trinity Lutheran Church, Fremont, Nebraska

OFFICIATING, The Rev. Phillip Vance

MUSIC, Congregational Hymns, “How Great Thou Art,” “Amazing Grace,” Greg Johnson, Organist

PALLBEARERS, Dan Stork, Tim Stork, Mike Stork, James Stork, John Metzler, Chris Randall, Mark Weatherwax, Darian Dickmeyer

COMMITTAL, Memorial Cemetery, Fremont, Nebraska

MILITARY HONORS, Fremont Honor Guard (VFW Post 854 & American Legion Post 20)

~~~ Obituary and funeral leaflet courtesy of Washington County Genealogical Association; leaflet on file at the Public Library, Blair, ~~~

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