A memorial service will be held at Redeemer Lutheran Church 2226 North Corona Street in Colorado Springs on Tuesday, February 9th, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Redeemer Lutheran Church.

Lee Edwin Stierwalt

In Loving Memory
Born:
June 6, 1942 Lima, Ohio
Passed Away:
February 3, 2016 Colorado Springs, Colorado
Memorial Service

A memorial service will be held at Redeemer Lutheran Church 2226 North Corona Street in Colorado Springs on Tuesday, February 9th, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Redeemer Lutheran Church.

Lee Edwin Stierwalt, beloved father, brother, grandfather and friend, passed away peacefully in Colorado Springs on February 3, 2016 at the age of 73. Lee was born in Lima, Ohio on June 6, 1942 to Max and Laverne Stierwalt, both of whom preceded him in death.
Lee is survived by brother, Greg (Mieko) Stierwalt, long-time friend Barbara Dallemand, daughter Gena (Craig) Holbeck, daughter Roni (Trent) Ahlenius, daughter Brandi (Brian) Brewster, son David (Amy), Stierwalt, and eight grandchildren Mitchell, Tori, Ashley, Kalia, Eli, Lana, Tana and Kyra, and last but not least his faithful friend and dog Ginger.
Lee received his bachelor’s degree in chemistry/math from Muskingham College in Ohio and continued his graduate studies at the University of Colorado and the University of Kansas. He lived in Ohio, Kansas, California, and Colorado.
Lee worked as a chemist with Foremost Foods, chief lab tech with Scripps Clinic & Research and materials tester/chemist for Lincoln DeVore before securing a position with Colorado Springs Utilities as a chemist for the power plants, analyzing materials such as coal and cooling water. He retired as Department Chemist in 2004 after almost 40 years of service. He was a member of the American Chemical Society.
After moving to Colorado Springs in June 1971, Lee and his family joined Redeemer Lutheran Church and he remained a faithful member until his death. He enjoyed ushering, counting offering and other activities at the church.
He enjoyed sailing, hiking, nature, music, traveling, reading, and especially spending time with family and friends.

 

One Response to Lee Edwin Stierwalt

  1. Susie Stierwalt Shank says:

    Goodbye dear cousin. I will miss you.

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