Obituary for Martin Donald Gorman

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Martin Donald Gorman

November 12, 1932 - January 21, 2017

Martin Donald Gorman, 84, Fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church on January 21, 2017.

Beloved husband of Joann Gorman (nee Moeller) for 60 years; loving father of Terry Gorman, Jeannie (Gary) Etter, Danny (Joanie) Gorman, Kevin (Nancy) Gorman, Patty Ream, Johnny (Penny) Gorman; cherished grandfather of Claire Gorman, Charlie (Katie) Gorman, Kyle Gorman, Lindsey Etter, Kelsey Etter, Jeff Etter, Brendan Gorman, Shelby Gorman, Sydney Gorman, Nick Gorman, Zack Gorman, Tim (Kristen) Ream, Patrick (Ashley) Ream, Logan (Kristin) Ream, Connor Ream, Molly Ream, Colin Gorman, Jensen Gorman; dear great-grandfather of Aiden Ream, Theo Ream, Lucy Ullery, Miller Ream; former father in law of Mary Claire Gorman and Scott Ream. Dearest brother-in-law to five. Don is also survived by many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Don was preceded in death by his son, Timothy Michael Gorman; his parents Charles and Marianna Gorman (nee Frost); his siblings, Marie Wisemann, Audrey Schmidt, Mickey Waschek, Teresa Tate, Robert Gorman, Charles “Skippy” Gorman and Jerry Gorman.

As a parishioner of St. Pius X Catholic Church, he was an active member of the Men’s Club. Don was a long-time employee of Kearney Electric Company as a Rigger & Mallinckrodt Chemical Company where he worked as a Machinist.  In early retirement he spent his mornings tending to duties at Winghaven Golf Course. He enjoyed golfing and was a bar-b-que master. Don’s greatest pastime was fishing with his grandchildren and attending any and all of their extracurricular activities. A proud veteran of the United States Army, he received the Korean Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal and the United Nations Service Medal.

Visitation will be held on Wed., Jan 25, 2017 from 3:00-8:00 pm at Hutchens-Stygar Funeral and Cremation Center, 5987 Mid Rivers Mall Dr. (St. Charles). The family will receive friends on Thurs., Jan 26, 2017 at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, 8 West Hwy D (New Melle) 63365 from 9:00 am until 10:00 am with the Funeral Mass commencing at 10:00 am.  MEET AT CHURCH. Interment will be at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery with military honors. Memorial contributions have been suggested to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or to Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital.

 

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Service Schedule

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Time: 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Hutchens-Stygar Funeral and Cremation Center

Address:

5987 Mid Rivers Mall Dr.
St. Charles, MO 63304

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Date: Thursday, January 26, 2017

Time: 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Immaculate Heart of Mary-New Melle

Address:

8 West Hwy. D
New Melle, MO 63365

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Service Information

Date: Thursday, January 26, 2017

Time: 10:00 am -

Immaculate Heart of Mary-New Melle

Address:

8 West Hwy. D
New Melle, MO 63365

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Cemetery Information

Date: Thursday, January 26, 2017

Time: 1:00 pm -

Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery

Address:

2900 Sheridan Rd.
St. Louis, MO 63125

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Donation Information

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

262 Danny Thomas Placeu2022
Memphis, TN 38105
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Cardinal Glennon Childrens Hospital

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Born: November 12, 1932
Died: January 21, 2017

Condolences for Martin Donald Gorman

Barb Arnet posted on1/23/17

To the Gorman family we are so sorry to hear about your dad. You have our deepest sympathy. Bob and Barb Arnet.

 

Lynne Kane posted on1/23/17

Dan and Joanie. Please know my thoughts and prayers will be with you and yours during this difficult time Lynne Kane

 

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