Roger R. Storch

TRENARY – Roger R. Storch, 75, of N1643 E.T. Road, Trenary, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013, at Marquette General Hospital. He was born on Jan. 29, 1938, in Masonville Township and was the son of Fred and Arvilla (Youngs) Storch.

For many years, Roger owned and operated the family farm north of Rapid River. After selling the farm, he began a new career as a part-time truck driver for the Hostess Company. Roger had a great love for his family and dog Fritzie. In his spare time he enjoyed the art of ceramics.

He is survived by wife, Valleri, Trenary; daughters, Amy (Ed) Anderson, Gladstone; Vickey Baird also of Gladstone; son, Arthur Storch, Ionia, Mich.; stepdaughters, Shannon Nix of Trenary, Kelly Acha of Escanaba; stepson, Michael Acha from Gladstone; nine grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; sisters, Cecile (Cliff) Woods from Florida, Margaret (Leonard) Gustafson of Rapid River; several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Arvlla.

A private gathering of family and friends celebrating the life of Roger R. Storch will be held at the convenience of the family. The Anderson Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Gladstone are assisting the Storch Family. Expressions of sympathy and online condolences in Roger’s honor may be directed to