Esther "Leppin" Bernahl (1921 - 2017)


Esther Leppin Bernahl, 95, of Altamont, died on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017.
Services will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Altamont. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held from 1 until time of services on Saturday at the church. Memorials: Bethlehem Lutheran Church. Gieseking Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Online condolences can be expressed at
Mrs. Bernahl was born on Wednesday, Nov. 23, 1921, in St. Peter, the daughter of Otto and Edna Durheim Leppin. She married Erwin P. Bernahl on Jan. 27, 1946, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church; he died in 2012.
Survivors include children, Linda Dahlheimer (Charles), Jeanne Wolff (Dale) and Robert Bernahl (Cynthia Hulsizer).

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Published in The Leader-Union from Oct. 11 to Oct. 18, 2017