Leonie Mary (Hymel) Farringer
Leonie Mary (Hymel) Farringer, age 78, of Dixon, was born in
New Orleans, La. on December 18, 1940. She passed away
surrounded by her loving family on March 24, 2019.
Lee was a devout Catholic and a member of St. Patrick
Catholic Church in Dixon. She retired from her career
as a nurse of many years to spend time with her family and
friends. She enjoyed reading, crafting, painting,
gardening, sewing, and visiting with people.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Theophile
“Dewey” and Edith Rose (Abreo) Hymel; her loving
husband, Ronald Farringer; one son, Darrell Farringer; three
brothers, Milton Hymel, Albert Hymel and Earl Hymel; and one sister, Theresa
Lee is survived by her brother, Art (Joy) Hymel of Baton
Rouge, La.; her children, Ronald (Gwen) Farringer of
Lynchburg, Va., Sue (Ron) Levan of Dixon, Rick (Penny) Farringer
of Lee Center, and Rose Grygiel of Dixon; one
daughter-in-law, Nancy Farringer of Savannah, Ga.; two
sisters-in-law, Rose Hymel and Sharon (Pork) Lehman; two brothers-in-law, Dewey Tweed and Jerry (Sue) Farringer; 13 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; several step-children, nieces, nephews, and dear friends.
A gathering of family and friends will be Monday, April 1,
2019 from 10:00 – 11:00 AM at St. Patrick Catholic
Church in Dixon. Celebration of the Mass of Christian
Burial will be Monday at 11:00 AM at the church with
Reverend Keith Romke officiating. Burial will be at
Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens in Dixon.
A memorial has been established.
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