Leona Stadick, 99, of New Ulm, died Saturday, January 11, 2014 at Oak Hills Living Center in New Ulm.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, January 14, at the St. Mary’s Catholic Church in New Ulm with Monsignor Douglas Grams officiating.
Burial will follow in the New Ulm Catholic Cemetery.
Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Monday and 7:30 to 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home NORTH CHAPEL. To leave an online condolence for the family or sign the guestbook go to www.mvfh.org.
Leona is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Rita and Wilbert Linsmeier of Wabasso; daughter-in-law, Connie Stadick of New Ulm; 7 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; 18 great-great-grandchildren; brother, Norbert Ranweiler of St. George; and sister-in-law, Eunice Ranweiler.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Stadick on January 5, 1999; a son James “Jim” Stadick on June 29, 2010; brothers, Alfred Ranweiler and Elmer Ranweiler; and by a sister, Erna Gleisner.
Leona Lucy Ranweiler was born on March 1, 1914 in West Newton Township, Nicollet County to Anton and Anna (Kraus) Ranweiler. She attended Country School in West Newton Township, Nicollet County. On November 28, 1933, Leona was united in marriage to Joseph Stadick at St. George’s Catholic Church in St. George. They farmed together in Cornish Township until 1953 when they moved to New Ulm. In 2005, she moved to Oak Hills Assisted Living Center and into the nursing home in December of 2013. Leona loved gardening, canning, and sewing. Leona was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in New Ulm and the St. Anne’s Court National Catholic Order of Forresters.
Memorials are preferred to Oak Hills Living Center in New Ulm or to donor’s choice.