June Della Leppla, 87
Apr. 8, 1927 -- Dec. 22, 2014
Mrs. June Leppla of Cedarburg passed away Dec. 22, 2014, at Lawlis Family Hospice in Mequon. She was 87 years old. June was born in Kenosha on April 8, 1927, daughter of Arnold Hill and Adela Kurth Hill.
June and her family moved to Cedarburg in 1939.
On June 13, 1959, she was united in marriage to Miles Leppla at Trinity Lutheran Church in Cedarburg. June worked for seven years as a crossing guard on Washington Avenue in front of the community gym. After starting her family, she went to work in the cafeteria at Cedarburg High School for over 24 years, retiring in 1992. June also worked at the Ozaukee County Fair in the open class building from 1968 to 1992. June loved gardening, sewing, crafting, cooking and spending time with her grandchildren.
Mrs. Leppla is survived by her three children, Jane (Earl) Figge of Waupun, Neil (Betty) Leppla of Richfield and Ray (Sherri) Leppla of Cedar Grove. She is further survived by 11 grandchildren; 11 greatgrandchildren; her sister, Gladys Grulke of Oconomowoc,;two sisters-in-law, Harriet Leppla of West Bend and Delores Leppla of Cedarburg, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. June was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Miles, and an infant son, Roy.
Funeral services were held on Monday, Dec. 29, at 6 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, N60 W6047 Columbia Road, Cedarburg with Pastor Brent Halverson officiating. She will be laid to rest next to her husband in Immanuel Cemetery in Cedarburg.
Visitation was at the church on Monday, Dec. 29, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Trinity Lutheran Church are appreciated.
The Eernisse Funeral Home in Cedarburg is honored to serve the family. Online condolences may be left at www.eernissefuneralhome.com.
The Leppla family wishes to thank Horizon Hospice for their care and compassion.