Died: June 21, 2012
Frederick A. Leman, 55, rural Forrest, died at 4:25 am Thursday, June 21, 2012 at his residence in rural Forrest.
Funeral services will be held at 4:30 pm Sunday, June 24, 2012 at the Apostolic Christian Church, Forrest with ministers of the church officiating. Burial will be in the South Apostolic Christian Cemetery, rural Fairbury. Visitation will be from 1:00 to 8:00 pm Saturday at Duffy-Pils Memorial Home, Fairbury and 3:30 to 4:15 pm Sunday at the church. The family suggests memorials be given to the Fairview Haven Nursing Home Good Samaritan Fund, Fairbury or to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Fred was born March 21, 1957 in Fairbury, IL the son of Robert B. and Donna L. Honegger Leman. He married Brenda L. Zimmerman on March 18, 1984 in Eureka, IL. She survives in rural Forrest, IL.
Also surviving are their three sons, Caleb (Shannon) Leman, Seth (Renee) Leman, both of Forrest, IL, Reuben (Krystle) Leman, Strawn, IL, his mother, Donna L. Leman, Forrest, IL, two grandchildren, Sophie and Kyson Leman, five brothers, Charles (Diann) Leman, Athens, TN, Ernie (Carol) Leman, Phillip (Charlotte) Leman, Earl (Krista) Leman, Benjamin (Lori) Leman, all of Forrest, IL, two sisters, Elaine (Dale) Dotterer, Forrest, IL, Beth (Charles) Mogler, West Bend, IA.
He is preceded in death by his father, Robert and a son, Gabrielle.
Fred was a graduate of Forrest-Strawn-Wing High School and was a lifetime farmer. He also was a member of the Apostolic Christian Church, Forrest.