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Calvin Leisch

September 6, 1924 — October 28, 2019

A memorial service for Calvin F. Leisch, 95, of Kalona, formerly of Woodstock, IL, will be held Thursday, October 31, 2019, at 2:00 PM at the Schneider Leucht Merwin & Cooney Funeral Home in Woodstock, IL. The family will greet friends from 12:30 until the time of service. Calvin Leisch died Monday, October 28, 2019 at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City. Memorial funds may be directed to the Wounded Warrior Project.

Calvin Francis Leisch was born September 6, 1924 in Woodstock, IL, the son of Roland and Laura (Boyd) Leisch. He graduated from Woodstock High School and on July 27, 1946 he was united in marriage to Barbara Booth. Calvin farmed most of his life and was a supervisor at Vulcan Materials in Crystal Lake where he was a Union Steward. Calvin was a member of the Woodstock Moose Lodge and was awarded the Fellowship Degree. He enjoyed reading.

Survivors include two children: Linda (David) Bentley of Kalona, IA, Larry Leisch of Fox Lake, IL, four grandchildren: Heather (Adam) Asher, Kerie, Jennifer and Daniel Leisch and two great-granddaughters: Addyson and Noelle Asher.

Preceding Calvin in death were his parents, his wife, one brother Harold Leisch, and special friend Helen Bye.

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Visitation

Thursday, October 31, 2019

12:30 - 2:00 pm (Central time)

Schneider Leucht Merwin & Cooney Funeral Home

1211 N Seminary Ave, Woodstock, IL 60098

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Funeral Service

Thursday, October 31, 2019

Starts at 2:00 pm (Central time)

Schneider Leucht Merwin & Cooney Funeral Home

1211 N Seminary Ave, Woodstock, IL 60098

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