Funeral services for Edgar Raymond Leimbach of El Reno will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019, at Trinity Lutheran Church with Rev. Jeff Klade officiating. Interment will be in the El Reno Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Wilson Funeral Home.
Mr. Leimbach passed away Friday, Aug. 30, 2019, at St. Katharine Drexel Retirement Center. He was born May 20, 1923, in Wittenberg, Mo. Edgar married Erline Schuessler on Feb. 2, 1952, in Altenburg, Mo. He came to El Reno in 1992 and had resided here since. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. Edgar retired as an assistant foreman for Concordia Publishing House. He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church.
Edgar was preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Emma (Holeschen) Leimbach; his wife, Erline (Schuessler) Leimbach; three brothers and three sisters.
Survivors include his son, Keith Leimbach and wife, Wendy of El Reno; daughter, Shirley Leimbach of St. Louis, Mo.; three grandchildren, Kerri Mathew and husband, Evan of Oklahoma City, Katy Krueger and husband, Marcus of Moore and Karin Leimbach of Yukon; three great-grandchildren, Roman and Claire Mathew and Colton Krueger; and other relatives and many dear friends.