Storrs, Jeffrey

Jeffrey L. Storrs, 57, of Granite City, Ill., died Sept. 24, 2019, at his home.

He was born in Morenci, Mich., to the late John O. “Bud” and Edna E. (Phillips) Storrs on July 29, 1962.

Jeff enjoyed watching football, baseball and basketball on television.  His favorite teams were the Minnesota Vikings, Ohio State Buckeyes and Detroit Tigers.

Jeff is survived by four children, Eric (and Ina) Storrs of Fayette, Ohio, Tim Storrs (and Whitney Cheek) of Pittsboro, N.C., Jessica Storrs of Fayette, and Mitchell Storrs of Pittsford, Mich.; five grandchildren, Mackenzie, Austin, Landon, Ella, Bryon and Grabiel; one sister, Connie (and Randy) Bryan of Fayette; and a brother, Frank (and Terry) Storrs of Fayette.

Jeff was preceded in death by his parents, Bud Storrs and Edna New; step-father, Franklin New; nephew, Nathan Storrs; and great-niece, Elizabeth Storrs.

Cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation or service.  Interment will be at Pleasant View Union Cemetery in Fayette at a later date.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the family.