Antique Vintage 19

Judith Ann Leedle

August 26, 1938 ~ June 9, 2020 (age 81)


Judith Ann Leedle, 81 of Pepin, WI, passed away Tuesday, June 9, 2020 at Saint Elizabeth Medical Center, Wabasha, MN.

Judy was the second child of seven children, born on August 26, 1938, in Fort Atkinson, WI to Robert and Ruby (Naedler) Leedle.  She graduated from Jefferson High School, Jefferson, WI.  In her younger years, she enjoyed playing softball and was on a winning softball team in Jefferson.

She was formerly employed at Stoppenbachs Meat Packing Plant, Jefferson, WI; Allen-Bradley, Milwaukee, WI; and Jostens, Red Wing, MN.  For several years she transported people from the Pepin area to doctor appointments.  She was active with Laura Ingalls Wilder Days, Pepin for many years and enjoyed monthly bus trips to the casino.  Judy was an avid Green Bay Packer Fan and attended many flea markets and sold antiques.  She was always a giver and a helper to everyone, but above all, she loved her family.

She is survived by three sisters:  Carol Seitz (Jim Meyer) Jefferson, WI; Kathy Leedle, Jefferson, WI; and Terry (Warren) Woodard, Appleton, WI; a brother Dennis Leedle, Fond du Lac, WI; many nieces and nephews; and her good friend Marian Kessler, Pepin, WI.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert & Ruby Leedle; sisters and brothers-in-law: Donna (Edward) Radtke; Sharon (Larry Ninmann) Kratzer; sister-in-law, Carol Leedle and her friend and business partner, Patricia Kaplanek.

Judy’s family would like to express their sincere appreciation to all of her friends in the Pepin area for all of their love & friendship.

Services entrusted to Abbott Funeral Home & Crematory, Wabasha, MN.  Words of sympathy or remembrance may be left at


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