LEIPSIC - Irleen Siebeneck, 87, of Leipsic, died 2:30 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, at The Meadows of Leipsic. Irleen was born in Continental, April 2, 1926, to the late William and Anna (Averesch) Wolke. On June 12, 1948 she married Wilfred L. Siebeneck who died Sept. 20, 2003.
Irleen is survived by her nieces and nephews and two sisters-in-law, Joyce Sispera and Viola Siebeneck. She was preceded in death by 3 brothers: Elmer, Hilarius, and Marcellinus Wolke; 4 sisters: Margaret Maag, Roselia Wolke, Agnes Wyant, and Dolores Verhoff.
Irleen was a wife, a homemaker, and a godmother.
She was a member of St. Mary's Altar Rosary and Catholic Ladies of Columbia, and the Leipsic Eagle's Auxiliary. Irleen enjoyed playing cards, playing bingo, knitting, and most of all visiting with family and friends. She has been called to live with her Lord and Savior.
A mass of Christian Burial will begin 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014 at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Leipsic, with the Most Reverend George Wenzinger officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m., Friday, Feb. 7, 2014 at LOVE-HEITMEYER FUNERAL HOME, Leipsic, where there will be a CLC and Altar Rosary service at 7:30 p.m., Friday in the funeral home. A Leipsic Legion Auxiliary service will be held 5 p.m., Friday, at the funeral home.
Memorial may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
Condolences can be expressed at www.lovefuenralhome.com