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“Dear Helen and Phil, We are so sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. Our deepest sympathy to you. You were so very kind to us during our own...Read More »
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“Helen, Karen, and Family Members: I'm truely sorry to hear about the lose of your mother. I know how much you loved her. May she rest in peace...Read More »
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Leona Lehrmann

84, Wausau, died Monday, May 18, 2009 at Aspirus Wausau Hospital.

She was born April 1, 1925 in Athens, daughter of the late William and Alma (Brown) Becker. In 1958 she married Ewald Lehrmann who preceded her in death on October 16, 2003.

Leona worked as a housekeeper for Fromm Bros. in Hamburg and then as a nurses aide at the former Mount View Manor. She loved polka music, embroidering, doing word searches and baking, especially homemade cinnamon rolls and doughnuts.

Survivors include her children, Anna (Robert) Anderson, Vermont, Helen (Philip) Bickley, Wausau, Dale Lehrmann, Wausau, Dawn (Ed) Wodalski, Rothschild, Karen Lehrmann, Wausau, Karl Lehrmann, Wausau and Lynette (Randy) Lehman, Wausau; grandchildren, Carl (April) Anderson, New Hampshire, Michael Anderson, Vermont, Nicole (Tony) Marble, Wauwatosa, Lori (fiance Matt) Anderson, Vermont, Michael (fiance Chelse) Wodalski, Rothschild, Jennifer Lehrmann, Wausau, Christopher Lehrmann, Wausau, Kimberlie Lehrmann, Mosinee and Benjamin Lehman, Wausau; great grandchildren, Alexis Anderson, Hunter Bishop, Chase Anderson and Eli Marble; sister, Hilda Grell, Merrill, and other relatives and friends.

Besides her parents and husband, Ewald, she was preceded in death by a son, James Conant, sister, Bertha Procknow, infant brother and brother, Henry Becker.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, May 23, 2009 at St. Andrew Lutheran Church, 3200 N. Mountain Rd, Wausau. Friends may call Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of services all at the church.

Peterson/Kraemer Funeral Home, 3400 Stewart Ave, Wausau, is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at