Adam Joseph Stoterau
December 14, 1982 ~ January 11, 2014
Adam Joseph Stoterau, 31, Sioux Falls, died Saturday, January 11, 2014, at the Dougherty Hospice Home in Sioux Falls.
Funeral services will begin at 2:30pm, Wednesday, January 15, 2014, at Heartland Funeral Home, with Pastor Jason Mueller officiating. Visitation will be 4-7pm, Tuesday, January 14, at Heartland with family present 5-7pm.
Adam Joseph Stoterau was born December 14, 1982, in Sioux Falls to Kurt Stoterau and Charla Curl. He was raised and attended school in Sioux Falls and graduated from Sioux Falls Roosevelt in 2000. Adam worked for several different restaurants in Sioux Falls including Hardees, Razzles, and Taco Johns for several years. His grandmother also taught him to bowl at the early age of 4 and he became a regular at Sport Bowl. His average score was 190. Adam also loved music and playing his guitar. He had dreams of being a rock and roll star. Adam was a member of the local band “Slow Motion Collapse.” He even wrote his own lyrics and songs. When he was in high school, he took second place in a talent contest for a song he played. Adam had a passion for food as well. He loved to cook and eat and wanted to own his own restaurant some day. Fishing was a large part of his pastime. Many trips with his best buddy, “Sally” were spent at the James River.
Adam is survived by his son, Logan Stoterau, Sioux Falls; his parents, Charla (Kenny) Wiebelhaus, Sioux Falls, and Kurt Stoterau, Luverne, MN; his siblings, Shane (Malorie) Stoterau & Sienna Stoterau, both of Sioux Falls; and grandparents, Dale and Donna Stoterau, Beaver Creek, MN and Elsie Wiebelhaus, Sioux Falls; and many aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Adam was preceded in death by his grandparents, Charles and Wilma Curl and Floyd Wiebelhaus and one uncle, Kenny Curl.
Memorials may be directed to Adam’s son, Logan.