Paul W. Leister, 77, of Fort Branch, IN., passed away on Monday, November 20th, 2006 at VistaCareHospiceCenter in Evansville, IN.
He was born on November 19th,
1929 in Fort Branch, IN to the late George A. and Edith (Smith) Leister and
has resided in FortBranch for most of his life.
Paul was retired from the Emge Meat Packing Co. where he was a truck driver. He was a
member of the Fort Branch First Presbyterian Church.
Besides his parents Paul was
preceded in death by 3 brothers Delmar, Earl, and Darby Leister and 1 grand
son, David Klusmeier in 1999.
He is survived by 5 children
and their spouses, Elaine (Don) Klusmeier of
Francisco, IN, Marlene Davis of Evansville, IN, Steve (Brenda) Leister of
Owensville, IN., DianaHeldt
of Newburgh, IN. and Paula Hall of Bowling Green, KY. He also is
survived by 2 brothers and 2 sisters, Urmal Leister
of Owensville, IN, Gene Leister of Fort Branch, IN, Josephine Deal of
Cynthiana, IN, and Jeanette Thompson of Cynthiana, IN. Also surviving are 12
grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.
Services for Paul will be on Wednesday, Nov.
22nd, 2006 at . At the Stodghill Funeral
Home located on Hwy. 168 West in Fort Branch, IN. Reverend Tarrell Thompson
will officiate, burial will be in St. Paul United Church of Christ Cemetery in Fort Branch, IN.
Visitation will be on
Tuesday, Nov. 21st, 2006 from until at the