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Leonard V. H. Lautenschlager
PALMER - Leonard V. H. Lautenschlager, Sr., 93, of Palmer died Wednesday, April 10, 2013, at Howard County Medical Center in St. Paul. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. John's Lutheran Church in Palmer. The Rev. Thomas Clark will officiate. Burial will be in the Rose Hill Cemetery in Palmer. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the church. Greenway Funeral Home in Palmer is in charge of arrangements. Mr. Lautenschlager was born April 5, 1920, on the family farm near Palmer to Louis and Luella (Dreiman) Lautenschlager. He was preceded in death by his wife, Edna, on April 8, 2007; and a son, Louis Lautenschlager. Survivors of the immediate family include three sons and a daughter-in-law, Leonard Jr., and Leslie and Charlene Lautenschlager, all of Palmer and Larry Lautenschlager; four daughters and three sons-in-law, Lois Bright of Grand Junction, Colo., Lila and LeRoy Ostendorf of Gothenburg, Leolla and Jim Davis of St. Libory and LaNell and Russ Bateman of Kremmling, Colo.; a daughter-in-law, Julie Lautenschlager of St. Libory; 18 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren. Leonard was baptized in the Lutheran faith. He grew up on the family farm and lived his entire 93 years there. He was united in marriage to Edna Reimers on Dec. 10, 1946. To this union eight children were born. Leonard was a farmer first. He worked several years at the sugar beet factory in Grand Island. When it closed he went to work for Sperry New Holland in Grand Island. At the same time, he also did work for Platte River By Products and for his uncle Bill Lautenschlager assembling farm equipment. He then worked for Dinsdale Brothers. He also sold Tekseed and was a dealer for Archer Oil Company. He retired in 2003. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, traveling, playing cards and visiting with people. He loved to dance and listen to polka music. He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church of Palmer, the Platt-Duetsche of Grand Island and Arbor Day Foundation. He was very active in planting trees. He was also preceded in death by his parents. Memorials are suggested to the family's choice. Condolences for Leonard's family may be left at www.jacobsengreenway.com . You may sign the online guestbook at theindependent.com .
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In memory of
Leonard V. H. Lautenschlager
PALMER - Leonard V. H. Lautenschlager, Sr., 93, of Palmer died Wednesday, April 10, 2013, at Howard County Medical Center in St. Paul. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. John's Lutheran Church in Palmer. The Rev. Thomas Clark will officiate. Burial will be in the Rose Hill Cemetery in Palmer. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the church. Greenway Funeral Home in Palmer is in charge of arrangements. Mr. Lautenschlager was born April 5, 1920, on the family farm near Palmer to Louis and Luella (Dreiman) Lautenschlager. He was preceded in death by his wife, Edna, on April 8, 2007; and a son, Louis Lautenschlager. Survivors of the immediate family include three sons and a daughter-in-law, Leonard Jr., and Leslie and Charlene Lautenschlager, all of Palmer and Larry Lautenschlager; four daughters and three sons-in-law, Lois Bright of Grand Junction, Colo., Lila and LeRoy Ostendorf of Gothenburg, Leolla and Jim Davis of St. Libory and LaNell and Russ Bateman of Kremmling, Colo.; a daughter-in-law, Julie Lautenschlager of St. Libory; 18 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren. Leonard was baptized in the Lutheran faith. He grew up on the family farm and lived his entire 93 years there. He was united in marriage to Edna Reimers on Dec. 10, 1946. To this union eight children were born. Leonard was a farmer first. He worked several years at the sugar beet factory in Grand Island. When it closed he went to work for Sperry New Holland in Grand Island. At the same time, he also did work for Platte River By Products and for his uncle Bill Lautenschlager assembling farm equipment. He then worked for Dinsdale Brothers. He also sold Tekseed and was a dealer for Archer Oil Company. He retired in 2003. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, traveling, playing cards and visiting with people. He loved to dance and listen to polka music. He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church of Palmer, the Platt-Duetsche of Grand Island and Arbor Day Foundation. He was very active in planting trees. He was also preceded in death by his parents. Memorials are suggested to the family's choice. Condolences for Leonard's family may be left at www.jacobsengreenway.com . You may sign the online guestbook at theindependent.com .
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About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. New trees will be planted in the Superior National Forest, located in northeastern Minnesota, and planting will take place at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall) by a team of certified arborists.

Product Details:

  • A digital (PDF) certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s Legacy guest book, noting your contribution.
  • An entry in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improving forest health, improving area watersheds, and will provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

Your choice to plant memorial trees not only honors the life and legacy of your loved one but also helps to improve and preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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