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Saloma Sue (Kempf) Leslein

April 4, 1925 ~ August 22, 2017 (age 92)

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Funeral Service
August 25, 2017

10:00 AM
8675 Parkman Mespo Road
8675 Parkman Mespo Road
Mesopotamia township, OH 44062

Visitation until day service

8675 Parkman Mespo Road
8675 Parkman Mespo Road
Mesopotamia township, OH 44062


Saloma Sue Leslein, 92 of Mesopotamia Township, passed away Tuesday morning, August 22, 2017, with her family by her side, at University Hospital in Cleveland. She was born April 4, 1925, daughter of the late John Henry and Malinda (Swartzentruber) Kempf. She married Jake M. Leslein December 18, 1947 and was a lifelong resident of the area. They were married 64 years before he died in 2012. Saloma was a homemaker and a member of the Old Order Amish Church.

She will be missed by her friends and family; 11 children, Mary Ellen (Andy) Bricker, John (Sue) Leslein, Ruth (Chris) Troyer, Melinda (Wally ) Byler, Michael Leslein, Sara Ann (Atlee) Fisher, Rebecca (Joe) Bricker, Paul L. (Lydia) Leslein, Laura (Raymond) Miller, Peter (Jemima) Leslein, and Neil (Ida) Leslein; 3 Sisters, Elizabeth (Levi) Miller, Mary (Dan) Miller, Mattie (Uria) Kanagy; 2 Brothers, Sam (Nancy) Kempf Elmer (Susan) Kempf; 1 Sister in law Elma Kempf; 81 grandchildren; 249 great grandchildren; and 2 great-great grandchildren. Besides her husband she was preceded in death by her parents; 3 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren, and 3 brothers, Jake, William, and Henry Kempf. 


Calling hours will be any time until the Funeral Service, which is 10:00 AM Friday, August 25, 2017 at her residence 8675 Parkman Mespo Rd., Mesopotamia Township. Burial will be at Wilcox Road Cemetery. 

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