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From: "Bob & Elaine McDowell" <>
Subject: Obit: Leinweber
Date: Sat, 2 Jul 2005 09:09:40 -0500

Longmont FYI
Longmont, Colorado

David Richard <>;
LEINWEBER of Longmont died Monday, June 27, 2005, at his home in Longmont.
He was 72.

He was born Nov. 17, 1932, in Erie to Henry and Matilda (Kammerzel)
Leinweber. He moved to Niwot at the age of 5 and later moved to Longmont.

Mr. Leinweber graduated from Longmont High School. He served in the U.S.
Navy from 1952 to 1956.

He married Ann Brown on May 20, 1978, in Longmont.

Mr. Leinweber was a control operator for Public Service Company of Colorado
for 30 years, retiring in 1994.

He was a member of Spirit of Peace Catholic Church and the Welsch Lake

Mr. Leinweber was an avid fisherman and hiker who hiked to the bottom of the
Grand Canyon and enjoyed traveling and exploring all aspects of Colorado.
His wife wrote a book titled “Momther I Love You” about their family story.

He was preceded in death by four brothers, Henry, George, Chuck and Fred
Leinweber; and six sisters, Lillian Tatoo, Helen Bloom, Elva Henke, Pauline
Newman, Elsie Patterson and Bernice Heldt.

Mr. Leinweber is survived by his wife of Longmont; two sons, Lee Leinweber
of Longmont and Tony Leinweber of Pocatello, Idaho; a daughter, Heidi
Leinweber of Longmont; a brother, Paul Leinweber and his wife Charlotte of
Boulder; two sisters, Emma Eddy of Longmont and Esther Proctor of Littleton;
and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, June 30, at Ahlberg
Funeral Chapel with family present to greet friends. A vigil will be held at
7 p.m. Thursday, June 30, at Ahlberg Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Joseph
Brown officiating. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. Friday, July
1, at Spirit of Peace Catholic Community, 1500 Hover Road, with the Rev.
Joseph Brown as celebrant. Cremation will follow services at Ahlberg Funeral
Chapel and Crematory. Inurnment will take place at Longmont Mountain View
Cemetery Columbarium. Memorial contributions may be made to HospiceCare of
Boulder and Broomfield Counties and sent in care of Ahlberg Funeral Chapel,
326 Terry St., Longmont 80501. Visit to leave
condolences for the family.

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