LeRoy E. Cummings, 72


LeRoy E. Cummings, 72, of Jackson, died Saturday, May 29, 2010, at St. Agnes Hospital in Fond du Lac.

He was born Nov. 22, 1937, in Phillips to the late Emery and Mary (nee Daehne) Cummings and married Norma Jean Kleinschmidt on Oct. 26, 1963, in Milwaukee. Norma preceded him in death on Nov. 29, 2001.

LeRoy served in the U.S. Army. Following his discharge he worked for Stolper Steel before retiring as a proud union truck driver for Roundyís. He was a member of the Jackson Lionís Club.

LeRoy is survived by his three children, Colleen (Mark) Wimberly of Hartford, Cheryl (William) Borchardt of Ashippun and Robert (Laura) Cummings of Port Wash-ington; and seven grandchildren, Ashley and Brett Wimberly, Austin and Amanda Borchardt and Sarah, Erica and Jessica Cummings. He is further survived by his two brothers, Jim (Carla) Cummings of Phillips and Dan (Sue) Cummings of Phillips; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Emery and Mary; and his wife, Norma.

Funeral services will be held Friday, June 4, 2010, at 6:30 p.m. at the Schmidt Funeral Home in Jackson. Burial will be in Washington County Memorial Park. Visitation will be Friday, at the funeral home from 4 p.m. until 6:15 p.m.

The Schmidt Funeral Home of Jackson is serving the family. Online guestbook and condolences are available at www.schmidtfuneralhome.com.