Leona C. Alt
OTTAWA - Leona C. Alt, 93, of Ottawa, died 6:40 a.m. Sunday, March 17, 2013 at the Meadows of Putnam Acres.
She was born April 20, 1919 in Miller City to the late Bernard and Anna C. (Siebeneck) Niese. On Oct. 5, 1957, she married Edwin B. Alt who survives in Ottawa.
Leona is also survived by a daughter, Kathy (Keith) Schulte of Ottawa; a sister, Alfrieda Schroeder of Glandorf; two brothers, Wilford Niese of Columbus Grove and Arnold Niese of Miller City; three grandchildren, Louis Schulte of Columbus, Tony Schulte of Willoughby and David Schulte of Ottawa.
She is preceded in death by four brothers, Urban, Edmund, Hugo and Amos Niese; and two sisters, Colletta Bockrath and Mary Verhoff.
Leona worked for Tripplet in Bluffton and Sylvania in Ottawa. She was a member of Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Ottawa and its Altar Rosary Society.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday, March 20, at Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, Ottawa, with Fr. Matt Jozefiak officiating. Burial will follow in church cemetery.
Arrangements were handled by Love Funeral Home, Ottawa.
Memorials may be given to Sts. Peter & Paul School Endowment or the charity of donors choice.
Condolences may be sent to: www.lovefuneralhome.com.