Tuesday, February 19th, 2008
Former Celina resident Leona M. Huckemeyer, 88, died at 8:41 p.m. Feb. 17, 2008, at Fairhaven Community Nursing Home, Upper Sandusky.
She was born Jan. 7, 1920, in Spencerville to Harmon and Lillie Purdy Rockhold. On Sept. 26, 1940, she married Marion R. Huckemeyer, who died July 26, 2002.
Survivors are two sons, James (Sandy), Neptune, and Merlin (Nancy), Morehead City, N.C.; a daughter, Janet (Wallace) Knapp, Upper Sandusky; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Deceased is a sister, Mary Louise Rockhold.
She was a bookkeeper and office manager for her husband's business, Marion Huckemeyer Insurance, Celina. She was a member of St. Paul's United Church of Christ, St. Marys.
Services are 2 p.m. Wednesday at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina, the Rev. Mary Curtis officiating. Burial is at Spencerville Cemetery.
Calling is noon-2 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Condolences can be made at lhdfuneralhome.com.