Leona Juanita Konkle Struckman, age 81 passed away on Thursday, December 5, 2013 at her daughter’s residence in Andersonville, Tennessee. She was born on August 16, 1932 in Mount Sterling, Indiana to the late David and Beatrice McMacken Konkle. Leona was of the Methodist faith. She enjoyed flowers, reading, sewing and traveling. Leona especially loved to spend time with family and friends especially her grandchildren and great grand children. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Louis Struckman; granddaughter, Susie Hollins; brothers, Daryl, Charles, and Floyd Konkle; and sister, Ruby Boyce.
Survivors: Daughters, Roberta Smith ( husband, J.W.) of Pontotoc, MS, Patricia Elliott (husband, Rick) of Andersonville, TN and Connie Kraus (husband, Martin) of San Diego, CA;
Nine grandchildren, several great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and friends.
Visitation: 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at Aurora First Baptist Church,6060 Blair Road, Aurora, Indiana .
Funeral Service: 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at Aurora First Baptist Church
Interment: To Follow Funeral Service at the Slawson Cemetery in Bennington, Indiana
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Slawson Cemetery Fund in Bennington, Indiana.
You can also view Leona’s guestbook at www.hatmakerfuneralhome.com
Hatmaker Funeral Home, Lake City, TN and Rullman Hunger Funeral Home, Aurora, IN are in charge of arrangements.