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Leonard Wekwert

1931 - 2011

Leonard John Wekwert age 79 of Posen
passed away May 4, 2011

He was born September 9, 1931 in Posen
to Stanley and Barbara (Brzozowski) Wekwert

Len served in the United States Army during the Korean War. On September 10, 1960
he married Kay Piechan at St. Ignatius Catholic Church. He retired on April 1, 1994
from Stone Port. Mr. Wekwert was a member of St. Casimir Catholic Church and
Posen VFW Post 7804. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening, and spending time
with his family and friends.

Leonard is survived by:
wife, Kay;
3 daughters, Peggy Karsten of Gaylord, Laura (Gerald) Purgiel of Rogers City, and
Lisa (Gary) Kaul of Clarkston;
1 son, Robert (Kathy) Wekwert of Posen;
8 grandchildren, Jessica, Emily, Cassidy, Sydney, Garrison, Kaelyn, John, and Ryan;
7 siblings, Ann Hincka, Eugene Wekwert, Theresa Tadajewski, Roy (Sally) Wekwert,
Stanley (Nelda) Wekwet, Donald (Carol) Wekwert, and Shirley Conner.

He was preceded in death by:
son, John;
2 sisters, Sylvia Roberson and Evelyn Wood.

Friends may visit at the Beck Funeral Home on Thursday (May 5th) from 5:00 until
8:00 p.m. where the VFW and VFW Auxiliary will recite the rosary at 6:30 p.m.
Visitation will resume at St. Casimir Catholic Church on Friday from 9:00 a.m,
through time of mass at 10:00 a.m. with Fr. Arthur Duchnowicz officiating.
Posen VFW will accord full military honors following mass.

Interment will take place at St. Casimir Catholic Cemetery.

Memorials may be given Posen VFW Post 7804 or a charity of your choice
in memory of Leonard Wekwert.

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Leonard Wekwert – Beck Funeral Home – Rogers City, MI