Werner, Leon H 1
- Born: Jul 8, 1924, Meyer, Mitchell, Iowa, USA
- Died: Aug 19, 2006, Osage, Mitchell, Iowa, USA at age 82
MEYER, Iowa -- The memorial Mass for Leon H. Werner will be at 10:30 a. m. Wednesday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Osage, Iowa, with the Re v. John Moser officiating. Interment will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Osa ge, with military rites by Osage American Legion Post 278. Mr. Werner, 8 2, of Osage, formerly of Meyer, Iowa, died Saturday (Aug. 19, 2006) at t he Mitchell County Regional Health Center-Hospice Unit in Osage.
He was born July 8, 1924, in Meyer. He served in the Army during World W ar II. He married Lucille Milbrandt on Aug. 12, 1947, at St. Mels Cathol ic Church in McIntire, Iowa. They farmed and lived in the Meyer area unt il 1984, and then moved to Osage. He was a fishing guide at Lake Vermilli on in northern Minnesota. He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Chur ch and the Osage American Legion Post 278. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, ga rdening, woodworking and card playing.
Survivors include his wife; two sons, Jerry (Edna) of Angeles City, the P hilippines, and Kevin of Mason City, Iowa; four daughters, Judy (Roger) Jo hnson of Austin, Diane Wilson of Rochester, Debra (John) Lair of Miami Bea ch, Fla., and Nancy Lucker of Osage; seven grandchildren; seven great-gran dchildren; and three sisters, Margie Michels of Stacyville, Iowa, Teresa ( Roy) Baldus of Perham, Minn., and Mary (Rex) Machacek of Austin. He was pr eceded in death by two brothers, a sister and a daughter.
Leon married Lucille M Milbrandt.