Archive for Thursday, November 29, 2007

Death: Leo D. Oelschlaeger


November 29, 2007

Services for Leo D. Oelschlaeger, 81, Linwood, were Wednesday, Nov. 28, at the Bonner Springs First Christian Church. Burial was in Bonner Springs Cemetery.

Mr. Oelschlaeger died Saturday, Nov. 24, 2007.

He was born March 4, 1926, in Tonganoxie.

Mr. Oelschlaeger was a self-employed excavator and farmer for more than 50 years.

He was a member of the Linwood Lions Club for 40 years, and was also a member of KLICA.

He married Carolyn Hiett on March 3, 1957, in Bonner Springs. She survives of the home.

Other survivors include a son, David Oelschlaeger, Linwood; a daughter, Martha Oelschlaeger, Lawrence; a sister, Annette Parsons; five brothers, Robert Oelschlaeger, Richard Oelschlaeger, Orville Oelschlaeger, Everett Oelschlaeger and Bernard Oelschlaeger; and a grandson.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Grace Clements and Helen Packard; and a brother, Francis Oelschlaeger.

The family suggests memorials to Bonner Springs First Christian Church, sent in care of the Alden-Harrington Funeral Home, 214 Oak St., Bonner Springs 66012.

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