Leroy P. Storsveen

September 16, 2018

ROCKFORD, Ill. — Leroy P. Storsveen, 84, of Rockford passed away Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018, in Rockford.

Born Feb. 7, 1934, in Winona, the son of Palmer and Esther (Berg) Storsveen. Veteran of the U.S. Army. Married Shirley G. Leighton March 24, 1956, in Money Creek, Minn. He loved playing dirty clubs and Schafkopf with family and friends. He loved baseball and was an avid Chicago Cubs fan.

Survivors include his son, Leighton (Shelly) Storsveen of Onalaska, Wis.; grandson, Erik (Jennifer) LaPier of Roscoe, Ill.; great-grandchildren, Emma and Jonathan; sisters, Ruth (Milton) Ives of Hastings, Neb., Judy Pillouski and Nancy (Gerry) Kahler, both of Winona; sister-in-law, Shirley Storsveen of Winona; numerous nieces and nephews; and longtime best friend, Lester Hogden of Galesville, Wis. Predeceased by his parents; wife; daughter, Gayle LaPier; and brothers, Wayne and Merlin Storsveen.

As per his request, no services are planned.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial will be established. Arrangements by Delehanty Funeral Home, Ltd., of Loves Park, Ill. Visit delehantyfh.com.

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