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Josephine Leber

October 10, 2018

Josephine Chaffee Leber, age 96, of Norwalk, passed away Wednesday evening, October 10, 2018 at Fisher-Titus Medical Center.

She was born February 11, 1922 in Wayland, KY to the late Thomas and Doris (Fraley) Collins. She enjoyed spending time with her family and was a press operator at Clevite, retiring in 1990. She was an avid bowler and a member of the Eagles Aerie 711 ladies auxiliary and the Bellevue Moose Lodge.

She is survived by her husband, James Leber of Norwalk; children, Betty Keller of Sandusky, Juanita (Frank) Huss of Twinsburg, James (Sharon) Duskin of Clyde, Roy (Kathleen) Duskin of Norwalk and Kenneth Chaffee of Vermilion; brother, Edgil (Beatrice) Collins of Fremont; son-in-law, Herman Young; sister-in-law, Bernadine Collins; 24 grandchildren, 43 great grandchildren and 23 great-great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Charlotte Young in 2013; siblings, Frances Bevier and Noah Collins; grandchildren, Jeffery Black, Jeanette, Donald and Rod Davis, and Darryl Young.

Friends may call on Monday, October 15, 2018 from 4:00 – 7:00 P.M. at the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk. A funeral service will be held Tuesday in the funeral home at 10:00 A.M. Burial will follow at Meadow Green Memorial Park, Huron.

Memorial contributions may be sent to Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.

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Josephine Chaffee Leber, age 96, of Norwalk, passed away Wednesday evening, October 10, 2018 at Fisher-Titus Medical Center.

She was born February 11, 1922 in Wayland, KY to the late Thomas and Doris (Fraley) Collins. She enjoyed spending time with her family and was a press operator at Clevite, retiring in 1990. She was an avid bowler and a member of the Eagles Aerie 711 ladies auxiliary and the Bellevue Moose Lodge.

She is survived by her husband, James Leber of Norwalk; children, Betty Keller of Sandusky, Juanita (Frank) Huss of Twinsburg, James (Sharon) Duskin of Clyde, Roy (Kathleen) Duskin of Norwalk and Kenneth Chaffee of Vermilion; brother, Edgil (Beatrice) Collins of Fremont; son-in-law, Herman Young; sister-in-law, Bernadine Collins; 24 grandchildren, 43 great grandchildren and 23 great-great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Charlotte Young in 2013; siblings, Frances Bevier and Noah Collins; grandchildren, Jeffery Black, Jeanette, Donald and Rod Davis, and Darryl Young.

Friends may call on Monday, October 15, 2018 from 4:00 – 7:00 P.M. at the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk. A funeral service will be held Tuesday in the funeral home at 10:00 A.M. Burial will follow at Meadow Green Memorial Park, Huron.

Memorial contributions may be sent to Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.

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Mark W Eddington

Walbridge, OH, United States
October 15, 2018

Such a great person who will be missed dearly and always loved!

Sandy Stacy

Sandusky, OH
October 14, 2018

Heaven has gained another angel... Keeping the family in my thoughts and prayers with the loss of Grandma Jo. ...Hugs

Joni

Indianapolis, IN, U.S.A
October 12, 2018

Linda, I'm so sorry for your loss. In my prayers.

Ron Summerfield

Summer Shade, KY, America
October 12, 2018

I'm so sorry for your loss. Many fawn memories of Jo. Prayers for the family