John Lorenz Steuer, of Downers Grove, former resident of Lombard,

Written by Brust Funeral Home on February 23rd, 2016

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John Lorenz Steuer, of Downers Grove, former resident of Lombard, age 68, loving husband of Teresa Steuer. Loving father of George (Marita) Steuer of Oswego, Sharon (Jason) Kaluzny of Yorkville and Anthony Steuer of Downers Grove. Grandfather of Mateo, Gavin, Justin, Krysta, Vincent, and Brayden. Loving brother to Barbara Steuer, and Uncle to many wonderful nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
Preceded by his parents, Ewald and Luzie Steuer, sister, Ute (Claus) Linden, and brother Mike Steuer.
Visitation will be held Thursday, February 25 from 9-11 AM with a Funeral Service at 11 AM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard.
Interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside, Illinois.
John Steuer was born in Bamberg, Germany, immigrated to the United States, and eventually settled in Lombard. He worked for the Meat packing industry for most of his life beginning in 1964. On October 10, 1966 he joined the Army and served until October 9, 1972 receiving the National Defense Service Medal and a Good Conduct Medal. After an honorable discharge he returned to the industry until retirement. He was also an active member of Post 0489 American Legion and loved spending time with his family.
John was a loving man who got along well with everyone. He always put his family before anything else and loved them with all of his heart. He enjoyed talking about history, religion, movies, and Chicago sports. John will be missed by all, but his heart and spirit will be with us always.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to The Wounded Warrior Project appreciated. https://support.woundedwarriorproject.org/default.aspx?tsid=72

 

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