Donald A. Sundstrom, age 77, of 1321 Minneapolis Avenue, Gladstone, passed away Tuesday June 4, 2013 at home following a lengthy illness.
Donald was born March 18, 1936 to August and Marie (Peterson) Sundstrom. He was raised in Stonington and attended school in Stonington and Rapid River. Don worked for his Uncle Vic at the Victor Peterson Concrete plant prior to moving to Milwaukee in 1953. Don worked in Milwaukee until 1969 when he returned to Gladstone. Donald opened his own business Sundstrom Electric in 1969. At age 62 Don retired and sold the business to his nephew, Tom Sundstrom.
Don was a member of the Swedish Club, and Trinity Lutheran Church in Stonington. His hobbies included woodworking, renovating tractors, and spending time at his camp.
Wife: Joan (Skradski) Sundstrom who he married on October 1, 1960 at All Saints Catholic Church in Gladstone.
Daughter: Julie (Tim) Waibel of Warrington, PA
Brother: Raymond Sundstrom of Stonington
Grandchildren: Twin girls, Madelyn and Grace
Seven nieces and nephews, and several cousins also survive him