Leon Freund, 69, Whitesville, MO

Published 03/31 2014 09:34AM

Updated 03/31 2014 09:35AM

Leon Freund, 69, Whitesville, Missouri died Friday, March 28, 2014 at his home.

He was born August 6, 1944 to Albert and Susanna (Smarsh) Freund in Burns, Kansas.

He married Frances Mason in 1970 in Wichita, Kansas. She survives of the home.

He raised cattle on the family farm and lived in a log cabin home he built for himself and his wife. He also worked in maintenance at Gray Automotive where he retired in 2010. His experience working there and on the farm made him a man who could build or fix anything.

Mr. Freund was preceded in death by his parents; and a sister.

Additional Survivors: sons, Anthony (Stacey), St. Louis, Missouri and Richard (Kellie), St. Joseph, Missouri; grandchildren, Savannah Bosler, Morgun, August, Evynn and Wyatt Freund; brother Arlen (Mary Ann) Freund; sisters, Rev. Mother Joseph, Sister Stella Maris, Lois Poole (Bill), LaVerne Dawson (Chuck), Carol Page (Herb), Margie Shay (Tom); and nieces and nephews.

Care provided by Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Online guest book and obituary at www.meierhoffer.com.

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