Melrose - Walter James "Big Lukey" Leukel Jr. passed away in his Melrose home after an extended illness February 19, 2013.

He was preceded in death by his Father, Walter James Leukel, Sr.

He is survived by his Mother, Lynda Leukel of Keystone Heights, Florida; his daughter, Melissa Laird, of Tallahassee, Florida along with his grandchildren, Trinity Laird and Max Laird; brothers Jeffrey Leukel of Sanford, Florida, Lee Leukel of High Springs, Florida and Brian Leukel, of Keystone Heights.

Services are scheduled for 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 23, 2013 at Trinity Episcopal Church, Melrose, Florida with Father Tony Powell officiating.

In lieu of flowers the family asks donations in Jimmy's name be made to your local humane society. Arrangements are under the care of Moring Funeral Home, Melrose, FL.

Funeral Home

Moring Funeral Home
310 State Road 26 Melrose, FL 32666
(352) 475-2201

Published in Gainesville Sun from Feb. 23 to Feb. 24, 2013