Alois 'Al' Sticha, 91

Alois J. 'Al' Sticha, 91, of St. Paul, died peacefully on September 19, 2013, at home surrounded by family.

Born in New Prague, MN, he is preceded in death by brothers, Stanley and Robert; grandson, Phillip and niece, Shirley.

Survived by loving wife of 63 years, Catherine; children, Mary, Greg (Joan), Mike, Nancy, Teresa and Chuck; 9 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. Al served his country in the Army during WWII and had a long career at Armour and Co.

Mass of Christian Burial was at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, (512 S. Albert St. at Randolph Ave., St. Paul). Visitation was 4-8 PM Monday at O’Halloran and Murphy Funeral Home (575 S. Snelling Ave., St. Paul), 651-698- 0796, and also one hour prior to services at the church on Tuesday. Entombment at Resurrection Cemetery.

Memorials preferred to Holy Spirit Catholic Church.