Michael Keith Kusturin

CENTRALIA — Michael Keith Kusturin, 64, of Centralia, passed away Thursday, November 18, 2021, at his home surrounded by his loving family.

Michael was born March 1, 1957, in Centralia, the son of Michael P. Kusturin and Joann “Patty” (Gaetti) Kusturin.
Michael is survived by his mother: Joann “Patty” Kusturin of Centralia, a sister: Debbie Dillingham and husband Ken of Centralia; and several cousins.

Michael was preceded in death by his father: Michael P. Kusturin; grandparents: Ola (Stater) Hemmerlein and husband Bob , and Julia (Repic) Kusturin and husband Ivan; and several aunts and uncles.

Michael was a lifetime member of the First Christian Church Disciples of Christ in Centralia. He was known for being an avid Cincinnati Reds Fan. He enjoyed his flower and vegetable gardens, and his Centralia Junior High School family where he worked for 28 years as a custodian. Most of all, he cherished the time he spent with his family.

Funeral services for Michael Keith Kusturin will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, November 21, 2021, at Sutherland-Garnier Funeral Home in Centralia with Rev. Paula Comper officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park in Centralia.

A visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, November 21, 2021, at the Funeral Home. In memory of Michael, memorial donations may be made to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and will be accepted by the Sutherland-Garnier Funeral Home at 235 North Sycamore Street in Centralia, Illinois 62801 618-532-3523, who is honored to be of service to the Kusturin family.

Online condolences may be made to the family by visiting sutherlandfuneralhome.com or the Funeral Home’s Facebook page.