Michael J. Steuerwald, 67

Michael J. Steuerwald, 67, of Watertown passed away on Sunday June 5, 2011 at home.

Michael was born in 1944 in Milwaukee, the son of Floyd and Loretta (Muhs) Steuerwald.

He was a graduate of Random Lake High School and Los Angeles Trade Technical College. He married Rosie Linares on June 26, 1981 in Beverly Hills, Calif. Michael served in the USMC. Michael worked as an aircraft inspector for Acuren for 24 years retiring in April 2011. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. He loved softball and all sports. He also enjoyed entering in the Wisconsin Senior Olympics.

Survivors include his wife Rosie Steuerwald of Watertown; son Michael Steuerwald Jr. of Chicago; three daughters, Evelyn (Paul) Horner of West Bend, Cindy (Dan) Ott of Aurora, Mo., and Melody (Pete) Moe of Watertown; seven grandchildren; one great grandchild; four brothers Jim (Yvonne) Steuerwald of Plymouth, Dave (Layna) Steuerwald of Watertown, Tom Steuerwald of Mt. Morris, Il. and John (Scarlette) of Whitewater; four sisters Patricia Chelmo of Wild Rose, Mary (Dennis) Campbell of St. Cloud, Minn., Virginia (Bob) Culver of Cascade and Jewel Butler of Minnesota; also survived by a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday June 8, 2011, at Calvary Baptist Church with the Rev. Dr. Robert J. Loggans officiating. Visitation will be held on Wednesday at 9 a.m. until the time of service at the church. Burial will be in Ebenezer Cemetery Watertown.

Memorials to Calvary Baptist Church would be appreciated.

Pederson Funeral Home Watertown is caring for the family. Online condolences may be made at www.pedersonfuneralhomes.com.