Casey Austin Strom

Strom, Casey pic for obit croppedCasey Austin Strom, 20, longtime resident of Bacliff, Texas passed away January 21, 2015. He was born August 11, 1994 in Galveston, Texas to parents David Strom and Jaime Searls.  He was an auto parts salesman at O’Reilly Auto parts for four years. Casey was a student at College of the Mainland studying welding. He enjoyed working on hot rods with his family, especially his PaPaw Strom, and friends. Hot rods, drag racing, welding, blacksmithing, photography, deer hunting, and firearm collecting with his ole’ Papaw, were some of his interests and passions.

He is survived by his father David Strom Jr; mother Jaime Searls and step-father John Searls; grandparents, David Strom Sr. and Becky Strom, Shirley Patterson, Lazetta Gregory and Mark Gregory; brothers Jacob Strom and Cade Searls; sister, Abigail Searls; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Visitation will be held from 6pm to 8pm Monday, January 26, 2015 at Crowder Funeral Home in Dickinson, Texas. Funeral services will be held at 10am Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at Crowder Funeral Home in Dickinson with interment following at Forest Park East Cemetery in Webster, Texas. Honored to serve as pallbearers are Cade Searls, Jacob Strom, Kalib Dyer, Kadin Dyer, Chris Strom, and Brian Strom.


  1. Our sincere sympathy in the loss of your grandson, son, brother and friend. It is always hard to lose someone you love, especially someone so young. God Bless and keep you at this most difficult time.

    Linda & Jerry Wagner
  2. Please accept our sincere apology for the loss of your family member. Our prayers go out to your entire family that you can find peace in this difficult time. To have a life so young lost is never easy, may God be with your family and guide you in this time.

    Sean Ingram and family
  3. My heart goes out to Jaime & John and the family, there are no words that can express the sadness in the loss of a child. Cherish the memories of Casey, remember his smile and his laughter, I know he would not want you to have such pain in your heart but feel the love he has for you instead. We pray for peace and comfort for your family.
    We love you,
    Lois McCoy

    Crowder Funeral Home - Dickinson
  4. David Jr.,
    I am sorry for the loss of your son. Our thoughts are with you and your family during these difficult times.

    Kirk & Esther Smith
  5. My heart and prayers go out to all the family and friends. Losing a child is the hardest things we can ever go through in this life on earth. I know not a lot of words will comfort you during this time but I have asked the Lord to give you all strength, comfort and eventually understanding. Casey, will always be remembered for his passion and smile. RIP God Speed

  6. “God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes. There shall be no more death. Neither shall there be any more sorrow, nor crying, nor pain, for the former things have passed away.”
    Revelations 21:4 MEV

    May you find comfort in the Lord through this difficult time.
    Raul Jr. & Petra Alcocer

    petra alcocer
  7. So very sad! I don’t really know what to say, but just know that I pray for your family all the time!!! Because only God can give you peace to make it through this time… So very sorry for the loss of such a sweet young man!

    Lori, Chris and April Walsch
  8. Although words cannot take away the sadness in your hearts, may precious memories forever soothe your hearts during this emotional time. May he rest in peace, Jehovah God promise that our loved ones in death will live again, on a paradise earth, in the near future – please read, Acts 24:15; Psalms 37:29; Psalms 83:18.

  9. David & Shirley,

    I am so sorry for you loss. I just now found out and my heart aches for you. Mere words cannot express heart felt sentiments. Your family’s will be in my prayers.

    Love you both.

    Penny (Mack) Gallop

    Penny Gallop

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