Leora Enninga, the daughter of August and Lillie (Strate) Krueger, was born on November 4, 1916 in Danbury, Ida County, IA. She moved when she was a young girl with her family to a farm southwest of Fulda, MN. She grew up on the farm and attended District 102 Country School and worked for the Dr. McCrea family doing housework. Leora was united in marriage to Ardix Enninga on April 12, 1936. After their marriage they lived on the family farm for over 50 years until building a new home in Worthington and later in Fulda. Ardix passed away in January of 1989. Leora lived at the Meadows in Worthington until December 31, 2012 when she became a resident of the Maple Lawn Nursing Home in Fulda. Leora passed away on Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at the Maple Lawn Nursing Home in Fulda at the age of 96. She was a past member of the Pfingsten Immanuel Lutheran Church rural Fulda and current member of American Lutheran Church in Worthington.
Survivors include her sister, Elaine Schuster of Worthington, MN; brother, Burdette Krueger of Somerset, WI. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, brother, Ervin Krueger and sister, Lillian Ommen.
Funeral services will be at the Totzke Funeral Home Fulda, MN at 2:30 PM on Saturday, November 2, 2013 with Rev. Gary Anderson officiating. Interment at Prairie Hill Cemetery Fulda, MN.
Visitation will be Friday from 4 to 6 PM at the Totzke Funeral Home in Fulda and one hour prior to the service at the funeral home on Saturday. Sign guestbook online at www.totzkefuneralhome.com.