Adam Luke Sartor, 25, of Berlin Heights passed away Friday, April 2, 2010, at his home after a lengthy illness.
Born in Wooster, Ohio, he moved to Berlin Heights in 1991. He was an Eagle Scout, active in music, and was a member of the Edison High School marching band. He served in the U.S. Navy from 2004-07. He attended The University of Toledo and Culinary Hospitality Institute of Chicago and became a chef for Mercat a la Planxa Restaurant of Chicago. He also worked at Ponderosa in Vermilion.
He was a member of Lakeview Baptist Church and enjoyed swimming, running, golf, frisbee golf and hiking.
He is survived by his parents, Michael Joseph and Debra L. (Wikel) of Berlin Heights; brother, Eric Michael Sartor of Englewood, Colo.; maternal grandparents, Rodger and Jean Wikel of Huron; and several aunts and uncles.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Dell J. and Mary Sartor.
Friends may call 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday in Riddle Funeral Home, 5345 South St., Vermilion. A funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday in Lakeview Baptist Church, 591 Ferndale Ave., Vermilion; the Reverend Cliff Morris will officiate. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, Vermilion. The Vermilion Veterans Council will conduct military graveside services.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.
Condolences may be expressed at riddlefuneralhome.com.