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Chester R. Sturgeon

Chester R. Sturgeon, 71, Leavenworth, died Thursday, Jan. 9, at Kindred Health Care in Louisville.
A native of Crawford County, born Nov. 23, 1931, he was the son of the late Clarence and Sylvia Gay Patton Sturgeon.
He was a Navy veteran, a Baptist, a retired carpenter and a member of the Old Capitol Saddle Club.
Survivors include his wife, the former Edith Mallow; three sons, Wayde Sturgeon of English, Todd Sprinkle of Jacksonville, Fla., and Faron Sturgeon of Jeffersonville; a daughter, Pam Montgomery of Eckerty; two sisters, Hester Faye Shrout of New Albany and Beatrice Newton of Corydon; and a granddaughter.
Funeral: Sunday, Jan. 12, at Beanblossom-Cesar Funeral Home in Corydon with burial in Leavenworth Memorial Gardens.