ROCHESTER – Melvin E. Stamberger, 93, Rochester, died at 1:33 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020, at Miller's Merry Manor in Warsaw.

On Feb. 13, 1926, Melvin Edwin Stamberger was born in Bureau  County, Ill., to Herman Oscar and Hilda Margaret Lamps Stamberger. At the Clarian E.U.B. Church at LaMoille, Ill., Melvin married Wilma Jean Horn, on Aug. 18, 1957.  

A celebration of the life of Melvin Stamberger will be at 11 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 16 at the Calvary Lutheran Church, Plymouth.  Pastor Eric Ahlemeyer will officiate. Friends may visit with his family from 4 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 15 in the Good Family Funeral Home, Rochester, and an hour prior to services at the church.  Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. at the Rochester IOOF Cemetery.


Memorials to the Calvary Lutheran Church.  

Online expressions of sympathy may be made to Melvin's  the family at