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Obituary for Michael G. "Mike" Storandt

Michael G. "Mike" Storandt, 30, of Mindoro, passed away Saturday, January 29, 2011.
He was born October 28, 1980, in La Crosse to Jerry and Shirley (Schleifer) Storandt. Mike attended Melrose-Mindoro area schools. On May 6, 2006, he married Ashley Indahl at Club 16 in Sparta. He worked on the family farm in the Burr Oak area. Mike enjoyed cooking and grilling out, gardening, spending time with family and friends, and hunting, especially with his brother-in-law, Erik.
Survivors include his wife, Ashley; his son, Wesley Storandt; his daughter, Hannah Storandt; his father, Jerry (Alinda) Storandt; his two sisters, Nicole (Erik) Nelson and Jennifer (Monty) Lockington; his paternal grandmother, Elva Storandt; his maternal grandmother, Marie Schleifer; his niece, Shelby Lockington; his close friends, David "Jake" Novak and Raliegh Rhodes; as well as his aunts, uncles, cousins, Ashley's surviving family, and many other friends.
Mike was preceded in death by his mother, Shirley Storandt; his paternal grandfather, Lester Storandt; his maternal grandfather, LaVern Schleifer; his aunt, Pauline DeLeo; and his uncle, Jerry Campbell.
A visitation will be held Wednesday, February 2, 2011, from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Jandt-Fredrickson Funeral Home, (Jostad Chapel), 121 N. Youlon St., West Salem. A private family graveside service and burial will be in held at a later date in Christ Ev. Lutheran Cemetery, Burr Oak, with Pastor John Werner officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred. Online condolences may be sent at
In accordance with the beliefs of his family, Mike offered the gift of life by being an organ donor.