November 27, 1933 - November 3, 2015
Friday, November 6th from 1-3 and 6-8 p.m.
Saturday, November 7th at 11:00 AM Gahanna Free Will Baptist Church
Northlawn Memory Gardens
Lera “Thurston” Sturgell, 81, of Westerville, passed away Tuesday November 3, 2015 at Convalarium at Indian Run. Retired from the City of Columbus. Preceded in death by wife, Lucille and daughter, Karen; parents, Orville and Causby Sturgell; brothers and sisters, Howard Sturgell, Lena Perry, Garnett Whitt, Paul Sturgell and Meg Fitchpatrick. Survived by daughter, Donna (Jeff) Horne and son, Lera (Donna) Sturgell both of Westerville; grandchildren, Terry, Austin and Phillip Horne and Drew, Kaitlyn and Jason Sturgell; brother, Orville Sturgell; sisters, Causby Baisden and Peg Whitt; numerous nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the MORELAND FUNERAL HOME 55 East Schrock Road Westerville, 1-3 & 6-8 p.m. Friday. Funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday November 7, 2015 at Gahanna Free Will Baptist Church, 3868 N. Stygler Road Gahanna, OH. Pastors Curtis Booth and Jeff Horne officiating. Interment Northlawn Memory Gardens, Westerville, OH.