Leroy Dee Lueck, 62, of Odessa, Missouri, passed away on Saturday, December 11, 2021, at North Kansas City Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri.
A visitation will be held from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m., Sunday, December 19, 2021, at Ralph O. Jones Funeral Home, 306 S. Second Street. Odessa, MO, 64076, 816-633-5524. A funeral service will begin at 2:00 p.m., at the funeral home. Interment will take place at Greenton Cemetery in Odessa, MO, at a later date. Memorials are suggested to the family, in care of his grandsons, and may be left in care with the funeral home. Memories and condolences for Leroy may be left at www.LedfordFamilyFH.com
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Leroy was born on February 22, 1959, to Ernest LaVern and Nancy Carol (Archer) Lueck in Odessa, MO. He was a 1977 Odessa High School graduate. On June 16, 1979, Leroy was united in marriage to Heleina “Lena” Bray in Henrietta, MO. He worked as a Leadman Forklift Operator for Westrock Shipping Company for 42 years. Leroy was a Baptist by faith. In addition to spending time with family and friends, he enjoyed collecting, coins, Hot Wheels, and baseball and football sports cards.
Survivors include his wife, Lena, of the home; a daughter, Misty Ellison (Darren) of Odessa, MO; three grandsons, Drake, Luke, and Gavin Ellison of Odessa, MO; six brothers, David Lueck of Higginsville, MO, Tim Lueck (Chris) of Fremont, NE, James Lueck of Sioux City, IA, William “Bill” Lueck of Odessa, MO, Matt Lueck (Mandy) of Grain Valley, MO, and Mike Chrisman (Debbie) of Georgia; step-sisters, Patricia Serrato (John) of Independence, MO and Pam Goff (Jim) of Grain Valley, MO; a step-brothers, Steve McCarty (Kathy) of Buffalo, MO; a sister-in-law, Leisa (Daniel) Klapp of Elkland, MO; and many nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends.
Leroy was preceded in death by his father and step-mother, LaVern and Helen Lueck; his mother, Carol Himbury; parents-in-law, Jim and Sharon Bray; a sister-in-law, Cherry Coen; and a step-brother, Dennis McCarty.