Eugene A. Leppert
West Alton | Saturday, April 6 2013
Eugene A. Leppert, age 86, passed away at 4: 52 pm, Saturday April 6, 2013 at Christian Hospital in St. Louis, MO.
He was born on February 13, 1927 in Fall Creek, OR, the son of the late Fredrick and Ella Mae (Olson) Leppert.
He married the former Dorothy Mennemeier, in Dubuque, IA in July 1956 and she survives.
Eugene worked as a laborer at Leonard Metals retiring in 1992. He served his country during WWII in the Navy; He was a member of the VFW Post 1308 and the Eagles Lodge Foe No 254.
He is survived by his wife Dorothy, three daughters and spouses Linda (Tim) Wunderlich of Godfrey, Peggy (Bob) Wegiel of Warwick, RI, Penny Leppert of West Providence, RI, three sons and spouses Michael (Linda Ann) Leppert of Buckeye, AZ, Kenneth (Dawn) Leppert of St. Louis County, Larry Leppert of West Alton, MO, twenty grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and six siblings.
Visitation will be Thursday April 11, 2013 from 3 pm until the time of service at 7 pm at Staten Fine Funeral Home in Alton with Pastor Matthew Roeglin officiating.
Cremation Rites will follow the service.
Memorials may be directed to A Charity of One’s Choice.
Online condolences and guest book may be found at www.staten-fine.com
Staten, Fine & Burke Funeral Home