Carl Eugene “Pete” Sturgis, 66, a lifelong resident of Connersville, passed away Monday evening, April 4, 2022. He had been in failing health the past ten years.
Pete was born June 5, 1955 in Richmond, a son of Carl E. Sturgis, Sr. and Betty Howell Sturgis.
For many years he was a self-employed carpet installer. He was also an avid fisherman.
Survivors include three children, Rachel (Ozzy) Wehrman and Amy (Barandus) Watkins, both of Connersville, and Valerie Sturgis of Greenfield, Indiana; eight grandchildren, Brianna Bechert and Lexie Bechert, both of Alabama, Tyler Chaney, Jacob Byrd, Macy Tomlin, and Jaxon Proctor, all of Connersville, Logan Stokes and Layla Stokes, both of Greenfield; six great grandchildren; a sister, Lori (Red) Busse of Laurel; a brother, Joe (Brenda) Sturgis of Connersville; Pete’s companion, Debbie Mosier of Connersville; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Charles Sturgis.
Funeral services will be held at 4:00 p.m. Saturday, April 9, 2022 at Miller, Moster, Robbins Funeral Home where friends may visit from 2:00 p.m. until the time of service. Pastor Dennis Perkins will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.
Online condolences may be made anytime at millermosterrobbins.com.