Betty D. Leichtfuss
Betty D. Leichtfuss, 88, passed
away on Monday, April 22, 2019, at Mercy Medical Center.
She was born August 22, 1930,
to Clarence and Edna (Hackbarth) Spiering, in Fond du Lac. On September 4,
1948, she married Lennard H. Leichtfuss, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Nekimi. Married 66 years they farmed together in the
town of Eldorado their entire life and formed a corporation. She served as treasurer of Leichtfuss Gang
She is survived by two sons:
Russell (Nanette) of Van Dyne, Terrell (Lynn) of Winneconne; four daughters:
Cheryl (Robert) Paff of Punta Gorda, FL, Wanda (Rick) Earles of Canfield, OH,
Sheila (Stuart) Eden of Valparaiso, IN, and Dr. Rebecca Leichtfuss (Dr. James
Ropicky) of Wales, WI; 13 grandchildren: Laura (Doug Jr. ) Prunty, Jeremy
Leichtfuss, Kristy (Jamie) Vermeer, Tammy (Steve) Brooks, Tony (Kristine)
Leichtfuss, Troy Leichtfuss, Timothy and Melissa Bryson, Beth Earles, Becca
(Shaun) Kayyali, Shannon and Sydney Eden and Cole Ropicky; 16
great-grandchildren; two sisters: Shirley (Ronald ) Potratz, Darlene Wilber all
of Oshkosh, and many nieces, nephews and friends.
She is preceded in death by
her parents, her husband Lennard, one infant daughter, one grandson Brent
Earles, one brother Howard Spiering and her sister Sharon Schuhart.
VISITATION: Friends may call
on Saturday, April 27, 2019, from 9:30 – 11:00 a.m. at St. Peter’s Lutheran
Church, N7987 Town Hall Road, Eldorado.
FUNERAL: Funeral services
will be held on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Peter’s Lutheran
Church, with Rev. Aaron Odya officiating.
Burial will follow in Lake View Memorial Cemetery.
Memorials in Betty’s name may
be directed to St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Eldorado.
Kurki-Mach Funeral Chapel
& Crematory is serving the family, www.kurkimachfuneralchapel.com. 920-921-4420