Leonard Luettig

LEONARD L. LUETTIG, 79 DEKALB - Leonard L. Luettig, 79, of DeKalb, formerly of Freeport, died Monday, June 17, 2013 in DeKalb. Born January 1, 1934, in rural Freeport he was the son of Edward and Laura (Brubaker) Luettig. He married Dorothy Miller September 6, 1958 and she died July 5, 2008. Leonard was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean Conflict. He owned and operated the Mower Inn in Freeport for 20 years. Leonard was an avid outdoors man who enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was a volunteer rural Fireman. Surviving are his daughters, Diane (Jeffrey) Lizer of DeKalb and Arlene (Jeffrey) Petersen of Byron, Minnesota; 5 grandchildren, Joshua Lizer, Shaun Dorsey, Cassandra Bates, Jordan Bates, and Cierra Lizer; 4 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; 1 brother, Donald Luettig; and 1 granddaughter, Stephanie Carreno. Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, June 20, at Walker Mortuary. Visitation will be 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, at Walker Mortuary. Burial will be in the Oakland Cemetery & Mausoleum. A memorial has been established in his name. Please visit www.walkermortuary.com to leave a condolence.

Funeral Home

Walker Mortuary, Ltd. - Freeport
321 West Main Street  Freeport, IL 61032
(815) 232-2136

Published in The Journal-Standard on June 18, 2013