Leona H. Sokeland,
92, of Fort Branch, IN passed away on Thursday, March 18, 2004 at the Owensville Manor in Owensville, IN.
She was born to the Late
Frank and Lena (Basendorfer) Wilderman on Nov. 4, 1911 in Gibson Co., IN.
Besides her parents Leona is
preceded in death by her husband, Charles W. Sokeland
in March of 1972.
Leona was a member of the
Holy Cross Catholic Church in Fort Branch, IN. She loved to dance, play cards and quilt.
She is survived by 3
children, Donald Ray Sokeland of Owensville, IN, Betty Seibert of Oronoco Minn., and Bobbie Joe Sokeland of
Fort Branch, IN; 9 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren.
A mass of Christian burial
will be conducted on Tuesday, March 23, 2004 at at the Holy Cross Catholic Church, Father
Tony Ernst will be the celebrant. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Friends may call for
visitation on Monday, from until at the
Stodghill Funeral Home in Fort Branch. A rosary will be recited by the church at Monday evening at the funeral home.