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In Memory of

Ernest Daniel Leingang, Jr.

August 23, 1924 - March 28, 2015

Obituary


Ernest D. Leingang, Jr. passed away on Saturday, March 28th, 2015, at the age of 90. Husband of his loving wife Iris Riley Leingang for almost 25 years, and son of the late Ernest D. Leingang, Sr. and Edna Muller Leingang. Previously married to the late June Hebert Leingang. Father of Carol Williams (Glen) and grandfather of Kevin and Bradley Crochet. Step-father of Julee Day, Jane McLaughlin, Janet Cisneros and Jodi Caronna. Step-grandfather of Troy, Tod and Travis Day, Ryan, Riley and Randy Wood, Jaclyn Matranga Boyle, Joseph Matranga and the late Joshua Matranga. Also...

Ernest D. Leingang, Jr. passed away on Saturday, March 28th, 2015, at the age of 90. Husband of his loving wife Iris Riley Leingang for almost 25 years, and son of the late Ernest D. Leingang, Sr. and Edna Muller Leingang. Previously married to the late June Hebert Leingang. Father of Carol Williams (Glen) and grandfather of Kevin and Bradley Crochet. Step-father of Julee Day, Jane McLaughlin, Janet Cisneros and Jodi Caronna. Step-grandfather of Troy, Tod and Travis Day, Ryan, Riley and Randy Wood, Jaclyn Matranga Boyle, Joseph Matranga and the late Joshua Matranga. Also survived by twelve step-great grandchildren.



Former President of Elm Supply Co., Inc., Marine Club of N.O., and Andre’s Sports Club. Also served in World War II as an Army 1st Lt. and past Commander and member of American Legion Post 0247. Former member of Colonial Country Club and present member of Chateau Golf and Country Club since 1973. He was proud to reign as a king in the 2015 Mardi Gras Ball at Sunrise Senior Living Center of Metairie.



Special thanks to the loving staff of Sunrise and to Canon Hospice.



Private services were held on Tuesday, March 31st, 2015, at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home. Interment took place in Metairie Cemetery.