Richard Paul Sturman, 80, died Sept. 1, 2002, at his home in Brookings.

He was born Oct. 28, 1921, in Port Huron, Mich., to Albert and Mary Sturman.

Survivors include sons Richard and Jeffrey and grandchildren Kristen and A.J.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 54 years, Dorothy Jane Sturman.

Services will be Thursday, Sept. 5, at 2 p.m. at Brookings Presbyterian Church, 540 Pacific Ave.