Martin F. ‘Stormy’ Sturm

Dec. 5, 1927 - Feb. 3, 2006

Martin F. "Stormy" Sturm passed away Friday, Feb. 3, 2006.

He is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Theresa Sturm; five children, Suzy Sturm, Karen Jansen, Penny Stieglitz, Mickey (Jeanne) Sturm and Willie Sturm; seven grandchildren, Craig, Shane (Melinna), Melissa, Duane, G.A., Chris and Danielle; and three great-grandchildren, Barbara, Britany and Shane Jr. He is also survived by his sister, Louise Fritschler; his brother, Vincent (Mary) Sturm; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his infant twin brother, Ralph.

Stormy served for four years in the U.S. Army. He owned and operated the Mill Valley Beer Depot in New Berlin for 30 years.

Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 8, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 15250 W. National Ave., New Berlin. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. until the time of the service. A private burial will be held at Southern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Union Grove.

Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 827-0659 or visit to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.