GALVA - Justin L. Lindstrom, 11, of Galva, died at 8:50 AM, Tuesday, July 8, 2014 in the emergency room at OSF Saint Luke Medical Center in Kewanee.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM, Friday, July 11 at Rux Funeral Home in Galva. Paul Speed will officiate. Visitation will be held from 5:00-7:00 PM, Thursday, July 10 at the funeral home. Burial will be in Galva Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to JDRF.
He was born May 12, 2003 in Galesburg, the son of Jason D. and Ruth A. (Hoye ) Lindstrom. Survivors include his parents, a sister, Patricia at home, paternal grandfather, Russell (Joyce) Lindstrom of Galva, maternal grandparents, Patricia (Tom “Farmer”) Miller of New Windsor and several aunts, uncles and cousins. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Carole Lindstrom.
Justin attended Galva Elementary School where he was a member of the school band and would have been entering the 6th Grade. He was an orange belt in Kung Fu and he enjoyed biking, swimming, remote control cars, music and playing the drums. Justin was known for being an extremely helpful, very polite and well mannered individual who loved everyone. This obituary may be viewed and private condolences left at www.ruxfuneralhome.com.