Nov. 21, 1927-Sept. 10, 2012
MORGAN - Services for LeRoy J. Wilhelmi, 84, of Morgan will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Morgan. Visitation is from 4-7 p.m. Wednesday at the church, with a prayer service at 6:30 p.m. and a rosary service to follow. Visitation will continue one hour prior to services at the church on Thursday. Private family burial will take place at a later time. Stephens Funeral Service - Redwood Valley Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
He died Monday, Sept. 10, 2012, at the Sleepy Eye Medical Center after a brief illness.
He was born Nov. 21, 1927, in New Market, to Jerome and Rose (Zweber) Wilhelmi. On Nov. 15, 1945, he enlisted in the U.S. Navy. He received his honorable discharge Oct. 9, 1947.
Survivors include his wife, Marcella; children, James of Rice, Jerome "Jerry" of Willmar, Janice Schilling of Woodbury, Alan of Clements, Annette Taber of Aurora, Colo., Denis of Morgan, Charles of Redwood Falls, Joseph of New Ulm and Martha Widmer of Redwood Falls; 24 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren and one on the way; and brother, Paul of Sleepy Eye.