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Leona L. Delekta

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Leona L. Delekta age 79 of Rogers City was known to many as Bunny or Ma, Passed away July 3, 2012 at Tendercare Health Center in Rogers City. She was born September 26, 1932 in Ocqueoc to Herman and Marjorie (Jarvis) Ganske. On May 11, 1957 she married Anthony Delekta. Ma always had a smile on her face and never complained about anything. She dedicated her life to her children and those around her. Mrs. Delekta is survived by her children, Frank (Bette) Delekta of South Lyon, Ann (William) Smith of Hillman, Frances (Roy) Haynes of Rochester Hills, Patricia (Jeffrey) Prell of Hawks, Janet Delekta of Highland, Nancy (Stephen) Brown of Portage, Mark (Colleen) Delekta of Posen, and Theresa (Kevin) Kortman of Rogers City; many grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Anthony in 1995; son, Michael; daughter, Joanne; brothers, Edwin and Adolph Ganske; sister, Lydia “Gen” Arkwood. Friends may visit at the Beck Funeral Home on Friday from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. with rosary at 6:30 followed by the parish wake service at 7:00 p.m. with Sr. Rita Epple officiating. Visitation will resume at St. Casimir Catholic Church on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until time of Mass at 10:00 a.m. with Fr. Arthur Duchnowicz officiating.