Leonard Joseph Zeman Sr.

In Memory Of Leonard Joseph Zeman, Sr.

Leonard Joseph Zeman, Sr., age 71, of Kinta, Oklahoma, passed away Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at his residence.

Leonard was born in Lincoln, Nebraska on March 3, 1947, a son of the late Mary (Korinek) and Adolph Zeman.

Leonard worked for the Good Year Tire & Rubber Co for 30+ years.

He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Wilburton, Oklahoma. He was also a member and chaplain of the Bennett, Nebraska American Legion Post #80. A member for 20 years of the Knights of Columbus. Member of Bennett, Nebraska fire department and grounds keeper for ball diamond at Bennett, Nebraska.

Leonard served in the U.S. Navy.

He was the husband of Lonna Ann (Dotson) Zeman. On April 4, 1970, they were married at Clinton, Connecticut.

Leonard is survived by:

Wife: Lonna Ann Zeman, of the home.

Daughter/Son-In-Law: Lisa & Keith Whisenhunt, of Lincoln, Nebraska.

Sons/Daughters-In-Law: Leonard & Kerri Zeman II, of Adams, Nebraska; Lee & Melaney Zeman, of Portland, Oregon.

Sister: Mary Ann Zach, of Wilbur, Nebraska.

Several Nieces, nephews, and cousins.

He is also survived by 4 Grandchildren, 2 Great Grandchildren.

Leonard was preceded in death by his parents and 1 sister, Veronica Zeman.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Wilburton, Oklahoma, at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 with Father Khiet Nguyen officiating.

Pallbearers: Dave Swavely, David Maggi, Tim Needham, Richard Ayres, Matthew Stuart, Walter Hammers. Honorary Pallbearer: Jim Grego.