Margaret Leicht Obituary

Margaret L. Leicht
Margaret L. Leicht
Margaret L. Leicht

December 12, 1919 - July 24, 2007
Born in Des Moines, IA
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Margaret L. DeMay Leicht, 87, of Des Moines passed away Tuesday, July 24, 2007 at the Kavanagh House in Des Moines. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 a.m., Friday, July 27, at St. Theresa Catholic Church. Entombment will follow at Resthaven Cemetery Mausoleum.

Margaret was born on December 12, 1919 in Des Moines. A graduate of Lincoln High School, she lived in Des Moines her entire life. She loved her home and garden and especially enjoyed spending time with family and friends. Her greatest joy was her three grandchildren who lovingly referred to her as "Grama". Margaret will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

She was preceded in death by her husband Verne in 1996. Survivors include her daughter, Susan (Christopher) George of Atlanta, Georgia; three grandchildren, Christopher, Andrew and Elizabeth; her sisters, Nancy DeMay Aldera of Des Moines, Frances DeMay Toriello of Des Moines, Mary Lou DeMay Senn of Des Moines; and many nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m., Thursday at Dunn's Funeral Home where a prayer service will begin at 7 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Iowa or St. Theresa Catholic Church.





Dunn's Funeral Home
2121 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312
Thursday, July 26, 2007
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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St. Theresa's Catholic Church
1230 Merle Hay Road
Des Moines, IA US 50311
Friday, July 27, 2007
10:00 AM
Resthaven Mausoleum
19th & Ashworth Road
West Des Moines, IA US 50265
Friday, July 27, 2007


Hospice of Central Iowa
401 Railroad Place
West Des Moines, IA
St. Theresa's Catholic Church
1230 Merle Hay Road
Des Moines, IA US 50312