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 Leona Marie <I>Krogh</I> Pinnt

Leona Marie Krogh Pinnt

Greeley County, Nebraska, USA
Death 14 Aug 2009 (aged 97)
Hot Springs, Fall River County, South Dakota, USA
Burial Chadron, Dawes County, Nebraska, USA
Memorial ID 77944875 · View Source
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Leona Marie Pinnt passed away Friday, August 14, 2009 at Castle Manor Nursing Home in Hot Springs. She was 97 years old.

Leona was born April 30, 1912, in Greeley County, Neb., to John and Inez (Harsin) Krogh and was raised on their ranch. She married John W. Pinnt December 6, 1927 at Lake Andes, and to this union five children were born, Alice, Marian, Dorothy, Duane, and Robert. They ranched in Nebraska until 1951 when they moved to a ranch in South Dakota.

Leona is survived by her daughter, Dorothy (Andrew) Goeden of Rapid City, sons, Duane (Elaine) Pinnt of Hot Springs and Robert (Jacquelyn) Pinnt of Chadron, Neb., one brother, Alvin Krogh of Fairbault, Minn., 10 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her husband, John, two daughters and sons-in-law, Alice and John Grainger and Marian and Melvin Dewey, two grandsons, Russell Johnson and Owen Gene Pinnt, a one sister and three brothers.

Funeral services were held Thursday, August 20, 2009, at St. John's Lutheran Church near Maverick Junction, with Pastor Dwayne Hunzeker officiating.

Interment followed that afternoon at Greenwood Cemetery in Chadron.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established in Leona's name to benefit St. John's Lutheran Church.
Arrangements have been placed in the care of McColley's Chapel of the Hills in Hot Springs. Written condolences may be made at

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