Obituaries

Leon R. Lamprecht

Nov 14, 2020
Lamprecht, Leon

Services:

Private Graveside Services in Garden of Memories Cemetery with military rites by United States Air Force Honor Guard and Evansdale AMVETS Post #31.

Visitation:

Cemetery:

Garden of Memories Cemetery

Memorials:

Americans for Independent Living, 310 Upland Dr, Waterloo, IA 50701; Cards sent to the funeral home will be forwarded to the family. 

Biography

Leon R. Lamprecht, 85, of Waterloo, died Saturday, November 14, 2020 at Cedar Falls Health Care Center.

He was born April 2, 1935, in Denver, son of Walter and Viola Strempke Lamprecht. Leon graduated from Waterloo East High School in 1953. He served in the United States Air Force. Leon married Helen Steggall September 23, 1961; she died January 16, 1993.

He was a machinist for Doerfer Engineering for 22 years retiring in 1993 following a stroke. He was a member of First Lutheran Church.

Leon is survived by two sons, Walter (Shirley) Lamprecht of Waterloo‚ and Kevin (Eva) Lamprecht of Lawton, OK; four grandchildren, Katherine (Robert Nachtman) Lamprecht, Dustin Lamprecht, Karoline Newsom, and Maria Kane, seven great grandchildren; and one brother, Robert Lamprecht of Waterloo.

He is preceded in death by an infant son, Terry Joe; and one brother, Donald.

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