A Mass for LeRoy F. Enzenbacher, 81, formerly of Mount Prospect, will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, at St. Raymond Church, Mount Prospect, where he will lie in state from 9 a.m. until the time of Mass. Born Feb. 20, 1921, in Des Plaines, he died Thursday, Nov. 28, 2002, at Evanston Hospital. Burial will be in All Saints Cemetery.
Mr. Enzenbacher was the former owner and operator of Lee's Meat Market, located at Pesche's Supermarket in Des Plaines. He was a longtime member of the Des Plaines Elks Club and former member of Knights of Columbus. He was a World War II Navy veteran, serving on the USS Sigsbee DD-502.
He is survived by his wife, Helene (nee Pesche); children, Monica (Fred) Thulin of Naperville, Michael (Sheila) Enzenbacher of Vernon Hills, Janis Enzenbacher of Nyack, N.Y., and Elizabeth (Robert) Van Schaick of Grayslake; grandchildren, Tiffany, Brandon, Justin, Garrett and Eva; and sisters, Elaine (James) Jackson of Phoenix, Ariz., and Florence (Clarence) Moore of Somunauk, Ill.
Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday, at the Oehler Funeral Home, 555 Lee St., Des Plaines. Friends may visit www.dailyherald.com/obits to express condolences and sign the guest book. For funeral information, (847)824-5155.
Published in the Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on 11/30/2002.
>>Webmaster's note: Lee Enzenbacher enlisted in the US Navy April 29, 1942 at Chicago, IL. Reported on board the USS Sigsbee DD-502, January 23, 1943. He attained the rating of Gunners Mate First Class. Was transferred October 22, 1945 at Philadelphia PA to Separation center, Great Lakes , IL. for Discharge.<<