Leonard A. Noens

Born: Wed., Aug. 10, 1938
Died: Sun., Feb. 3, 2013


4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Wed., Feb. 06, 2013
Location: N. William St. Location

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Thu., Feb. 07, 2013
Location: Saint Stanislaus Kostka Church

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Leonard A. Noens

August 10, 1938 – January 3, 2013


Leonard A. Noens, 74, passed away on Sunday, February 3, 2013, at home. He was born on August 10, 1938 in Lydick to the late August and Florence (Britz) Noens.

Leonard married Sue A. Whipple on September 3, 1960. She survives along with their children: Leonard A., Jr. (Tracy) of Indianapolis, Lisa (Andrew) Krochmal of Plymouth, MI, Brenda (Allen) Williamson of Rolling Prairie, and Frederick of Fishers; his grandchildren, Christina and Adam Noens, Nicole and Zachary Krochmal, Jason, Grant, and Katelyn Williamson, and Samuel Noens. He is also survived by his sisters, Martha Holston, Clarissa Helvey, and Genevieve Jaske all of South Bend. He was preceded in death by a brother Fred Noens and 2 sisters, Ruth Taylor and Delores Manuszak.

Leonard retired from The South Bend Tribune where he worked as a contract driver for 32 years. He was also a retired barber. Leonard served in the US Army and was honorably discharged in 1959. He was a member of The American Legion Post 297.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, February 7th in St. Stanislaus Kostka Catholic Church, 55756 Tulip Rd., New Carlisle. Committal services and burial with military honors will follow in New Carlisle Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, February 6th from 4 to 8 p.m. in the Welsheimer Family Funeral Home, 521 N. William St., South Bend.

Memorial contributions in Leonard’s name may be made to the National Kidney Foundation Indiana Chapter, 911 E. 86th Street, Indianapolis, IN, 46240-1848.

Family and friends may leave e-mail condolences at www.welsheimer.com.


Charitable donations may be made in Leonard's memory to the following organization:

National Kidney Foundation of Indiana
911 E. 86th Street, Suite #100, Indianapolis, IN. 46240

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