Matilda 'Til' Leatherman

Matilda "Til" Leatherman, 95, of Berne, IN, and formerly of Huntington County, IN, died Tuesday, June 18, 2013. at Swiss Village in Berne.

Mrs. Leatherman was a member of the Cross United Church of Christ, where she taught Sunday school. She worked for 20 years for Gottschalk Supply in Berne, Celina Farm Bureau and later retired as a bookkeeper from JCPenney
in Celina, OH.

She was born Sept. 18, 1917, in Huntington County to John A. and Lena Schenkel Meyer. She married Wilber Leatherman on Aug. 18, 1976. He preceded her in death.

Survivors include a sister, Maxine Nussbaum, of Berne.

Calling is Saturday, June 22, 2013, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Swiss Village, with a funeral service immediately following. Rev. Timothy Price will officiate. Burial will be at the MRE Cemetery Berne.

Preferred memorials are to the Cross United Church of Christ, Berne and Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home, Fort Wayne.

Yager-Kirchofer Funeral Home, Berne, was in charge of arrangements.

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