Lester "Buster" B. Storz of Bourbon, Missouri was born on April 18, 1930 at
Greenbriar, Missouri to the union of Ernest
Storz and Ople Stevens Storz
and passed away suddenly at his home in Bourbon, Missouri on May 23, 2003
at the age of
73 years 1 month and 5 days.
In 1951 Buster was united in marriage to Pauline Dowell in St. Louis,
Missouri. Three sons,
Lester, Gregory and Archie, and five daughters,
Debbie, Paulet, Marie, Carla and Mae were born to this union. They were
married until Pauline preceded Buster in death.
Buster was also preceded in death by his parents, two sons Gregory and
Storz, one brother Jerry Storz and one sister Violet Bradow.
He was inducted into the Army of the United States of America
on January 9,
1952 and was honorably discharged on January 12, 1954 with the rank of
Those who survive
to mourn his passing from this life are his son Lester
Storz of Bourbon, Missouri; five daughters, Debbie Negretti of Leasburg,
Paulet Payne of St. Clair, Missouri, Marie Weininger and husband
David of Bourbon, Missouri, Carla Price and husband James
Missouri, Mae Cody and husband Ryan of Sullivan, Missouri.
Fifteen grandchildren, David Payne, Nathan Storz,
Simon Payne, Jimmy Storz,
Sarah Payne, Jacob Lewis, Cherry and Gabriel Negretti, Emily Schroeder,
Faith and Jonah Price,
Dylan and Madalyn Cody, Ryan Storz, Tommy Lewis; 9
great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
was a devoted husband, loving father, grandfather, great
grandfather, brother, good friend to all who knew him and will
Lester "Buster" B. Storz was in state at the Britton Funeral Home of Cuba,
Missouri where funeral
services were held on Wednesday, May 28, 2003 at 11
a.m. with Michael Clonts officiating. Interment was in the Bourbon
Bourbon, Missouri. All arrangements were under the direction of
the Britton Funeral Home of Cuba, Missouri.