Tuesday, May 11th, 2010
Leonard J. "Speck" Sattler, 82, 613 S. Echo St., Celina, died at 3:40 a.m. May 7, 2010, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys.
He was born June 9, 1927, in Lansing, Mich., to Jasper and Pearl Moore Sattler. On Nov. 4, 1961, he married Madonna L. Sutter, who survives.
Also surviving are three sons, Donald "Butch" (Rusti) Sattler, St. Louis, Mich., Larry (Barb) Sattler, Celina, and Dan (Dawn) Sattler, Maple Rapids, Mich.; two daughters, Norma (David) Baucher, Celina, and Shelly (Ron) Kipp, Carson City, Mich.; a brother, Gary (Barb) Sattler, Old Ocean, Texas; 12 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.
Deceased are an infant son, Ronald Sattler; a brother, Keith Sattler; and a sister, Rosemary Baker.
He was a self-employed truck driver for 51 years and a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He was a graduate of Middleton High School in Middleton, Mich., and a member of Mount Carmel Church of God near Celina.
Services were Sunday at Miller-Long & Folk Funeral Home, St. Marys, the Rev. Mark Wakeland officiated. Military rites also were held.
Condolences may be left at www.millerfuneralhomes.net.