Walter F. Sturgeon, Jr., 69, passed away on Sept. 10, 2013 at Harry Hines Memorial Hospice.
He was the son of Walter F. Sturgeon, Sr. and Leona (Weve) Sturgeon.
Survivors include his wife Sandra (Brooks) Sturgeon, son Scott, Pondcreek, Okla., daughter Tammy Eberhardt, McPherson, two brothers; Jerry, Delaware, Ohio, Bill, Boelus, Neb., three sisters, Betty Pistoruis, Topeka, Donna Myers, Worthington, Ohio, Rosella Joan Lindberg, Stanley, Kan., seven grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Graveside service will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 14 at the Neosho County Memorial Park, Chanute, Kan. with Pastor Jim Keil presiding. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 12 with the family present from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursday and 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday at Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home. Memorials may be given to Harry Hines Hospice in care of the funeral home. Visit www.PenwellGabelHutchinson.com to leave the family a personal message.