STREATOR - Lawrence A. "Kush" Kusnerik, 85, of 1518 S. Bloomington St., Streator, died at 6:08 p.m. Sunday (Jan. 29, 2006) at Heritage Manor Nursing Home, Streator.
Service: 10 a.m. Friday Mass of Christian burial at St. Stephen's Catholic Church, Streator, with the Rev. Eugene Radosevich officiating.
Burial: St. Stephen's Cemetery, Streator, with full military rites conducted by members of the Leslie G. Woods American Legion Post 217 and the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1492.
Visitation: 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Solon, Baker & Telford Funeral Home, Streator, with the rosary recited at 5 p.m.
Memorials: St. Stephen's Catholic Church or St. Stephen's School.
Survivors: his wife, Dorothy Frickey Kusnerik, Streator; a daughter, Nancy (Guy) Todnem, Winfield; two sons, Larry (Katie) Kusnerik, Livonia, Mich., and Jim (Melissa) Kusnerik, Medford, Ore.; two grandchildren; many stepgrandchildren and stepgreat-grandchildren; two sisters, Delores Nielsen, Lostant, and Pat (Owen) Lyons, Pontiac; two brothers, Ervin (Shirley) Kusnerik, Streator, and Jack (Anne) Kusnerik, Galveston, Texas; and a sister-in-law, Dorothy A. Kusnerik, Streator.