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 Leone F. <I>Gunderson</I> Amundson

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Leone F. Gunderson Amundson

  • Birth 29 Aug 1918 Slayton, Murray County, Minnesota, USA
  • Death 7 Apr 2005 Naperville, DuPage County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial East Peoria, Tazewell County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 58823529

EAST PEORIA, IL - Leone F. Amundson, 86, of Woodridge, formerly of East Peoria, died at 12:15 p.m. Thursday, April 7, 2005, at Edwards Hospital in Naperville, IL.

Born Aug. 29, 1918, in Slayton, Minn., to Melvin Julius and Charlotte Belle Protextor Gunderson, she married Glenn Vernon Amundson on Feb. 12, 1939, in Rock Rapids, Iowa. He died on July 31, 1992, in Woodridge.

She also was preceded in death by one brother, two sisters and one granddaughter.

Surviving are three sons, David (and Kathleen) of Marquette Heights, Duane (and Cyndi) of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and Melvin (and Jeanne) of Orlando, Fla.; one daughter, Dee (and Ron) Biegun of Woodridge; seven grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

She worked as a dental assistant from 1958 until retiring in 1973.

She was a member of First United Methodist Church in East Peoria.

Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Monday at Remmert Funeral Home. Dr. Al Newhall will officiate. Visitation will be from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Fondulac Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to her church or Little Friends, 140 N. Wright St., Naperville, IL 60540.

Peoria Journal Star, The (IL) - Saturday, April 9, 2005

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  • Created by: Jeanette
  • Added: 17 Sep 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 58823529
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Leone F. Gunderson Amundson (29 Aug 1918–7 Apr 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 58823529, citing Fon du Lac Township Cemetery, East Peoria, Tazewell County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Jeanette (contributor 46892486) .