Leonard Streck Obituary

Leonard H. Streck
Leonard H. Streck
Leonard H. Streck

October 17, 1914 - September 20, 2003
Born in Mapleton, IA
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Leonard H. Streck, 88, died Saturday, September 20, 2003 from complications of Parkinson's Disease and pneumonia, at the Iowa Jewish Senior Life Center where he resided. Services will be 11 a.m., Tuesday, September 23 at St. Theresa's Catholic Church with burial at Resthaven Cemetery.

Leonard was born the son of Herman and Francis (Uhl) Streck October 17, 1914 in Mapleton, Iowa, and moved to Des Moines in 1956. He farmed for 14 years, then worked as an Insurance Executive with IMT and Allied from which he retired in 1977.

He was a member of St. Theresa's Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus and enjoyed golfing, bowling, playing cards and dancing.

He is survived by son, Jim Streck and his wife, Kathy of West Des Moines; daughter, Mary Gustafson and her husband, Jim of Storm Lake; daughter, Sr. Joanne Streck of Dubuque, daughter, Margie Wysong and her husband, Bob of Libertyville; 11 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife Mildred, daughter, Shirley Kay Streck and a son, Jerry Streck.

Visitation will be Monday from 5 to 7 p.m., with a rosary at 7 p.m. at Westover Funeral Home Memorial Contributions may be made to St. Theresa's Catholic Church.




Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Monday, September 22, 2003
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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St. Theresa's Catholic Church
1230 Merle Hay Road
Des Moines, IA US 50311
Tuesday, September 23, 2003
11:00 AM
Resthaven Cemetery
801 19th Street
West Des Moines, IA 50265
Tuesday, September 23, 2003


St. Theresa's Catholic Church
1230 Merle Hay Road
Des Moines, IA US 50312