Leroy E. Fuhrhop, 84, of Belleville, Ill., born Tuesday, May 29, 1928, in East St. Louis, Ill., died Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at Anderson Hospital in Maryville, Ill.
Leroy was an auto body repairman. He was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Caseyville, Ill., United Auto Workers and a United States Korean War Army veteran.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Delores J., nee Egan, Fuhrhop; parents, Albert and Elsie, nee Lange, Fuhrhop; and brother, Donald Fuhrhop.
Surviving are his daughter, Karen L. Fuhrhop of Santa Fe, N.M.; brother-in-law, Howard (Phyllis) Egan of Md.; sister-in-law, Betty Frazier of Mount Vernon, Ill.; and dear nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to the donor's choice. Condolences may be expressed online at www.kurrusfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 5, 2013 at Kurrus Funeral Home in Belleville, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 6, 2013 at Kurrus Funeral Home Chapel, with Pastor Jonathan Winterfeldt officiating. Interment will follow at Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, Ill.
KURRUS FUNERAL HOME, Belleville, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Apr. 5, 2013