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Leona M. Hedke

Tuesday, April 5, 2005

Sept. 28, 1912-April 4, 2005

TRENTON -- Leona M. Hedke, 92, died Monday (April 4, 2005) at Community Hospital of McCook.

She was born Sept. 28, 1912, to Fred and Emma (Castens) Wolters in Ludell. She grew up in Ludell where she attended Ludell High School.

On March 12, 1931, she married Elmer "Dock" Hedke in Atwood. The couple farmed south of Trenton. They moved into Trenton in 1947 and retired in 1980.

She was preceded in death by her husband on Feb. 24, 1987; her parents; brothers, Fred Wolters, Harold Wolters and Elmer Wolters; and sister, Grace Focke.

Survivors include her daughter, Dolorew Nowak and husband, Chester of Tucson, Ariz.; one son, Charles "Chuck" Hedke and wife, Janeen of Trenton; and four grandchildren.

Services are Friday, 10:30 a.m., at the United Methodist Church in Trenton with the Rev. Dan Spearow officiating. Interment will be in Trenton Cemetery.

Memorials may be given in her name and friends may call at Herrmann Funeral Home in Trenton.

Herrmann Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.