Leona M. Engeling

Leona Marie Engeling, age 92, of Maryville, IL, born May 31, 1925 in Collinsville, IL, passed away on October 3, 2017 at Rosewood Care Center in Edwardsville, IL.

Leona was a 1943 graduate of Collinsville High School and was a wonderful homemaker. She was a charter member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Collinsville, where she served as a Sunday School teacher for many years, was a member of the Stewardship Committee, Lutheran Women’s Missionary League, and a quilter. She was also a member of the Madison County Farm Bureau and its Prime Timers group.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Mary (nee Moellering) Fullriede, her husband, Kenneth Engeling whom she married October 8, 1949, and a brother, Leonard Fullriede.

She is survived by three sons: Ron Engeling of Maryville, IL, Gary (Melinda) Engeling of Maryville, IL, and Craig (Kathy) Engeling of Glen Carbon, IL; and five grandchildren: Erin, Stacy, Marissa, Marie, and Kenny.

Visitation will be from 3-7 p.m. on Sunday, October 8, 2017 and 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on Monday, October 9, 2017 at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 1300 Beltline Road, Collinsville, IL.

Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, October 9, 2017 at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, with Rev. Michael Walther officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Hill Cemetery, Glen Carbon IL.

Memorials may be made to Good Shepherd Lutheran Church or to Vitas Hospice and will be accepted at the visitation or may be mailed to the funeral home.

For condolences, go to barrywilsonfuneralhome.com.

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