Born: December 4, 1930
Death: April 20, 2013
December 4, 1930 - April 20, 2013
Memorial services for LeRoy C. Cordes, age 82 of Bloomfield, Nebraska, will be 2:00 p.m. Thursday, April 25, 2013, at St. Mark's Lutheran Church in Bloomfield, with Reverend Tim Koester officiating.
Brockhaus Funeral Home of Bloomfield is in charge of arrangements.
LeRoy died Saturday, April 20, 2013, at Osmond General Hospital in Osmond, Nebraska.
LeRoy C. Cordes, son of Dietrich "Dick" and Elsie (Kolls) Cordes, was born December 4, 1930, on a farm by Lindy, Nebraska. LeRoy graduated from Bloomfield High School in 1948. On April 24, 1955, he was married to Sharlene Wilson at the Methodist Church in Bloomfield, Nebraska. The couple was blessed with four children: Pat, Jolene, Kellie, and Rick.
LeRoy was a member of St. Mark's Lutheran Church in Bloomfield. He served two years in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. LeRoy died Saturday, April 20, 2013, at the age of 82.
LeRoy is survived by his wife, Sharlene Cordes of Bloomfield, Nebraska; children, Pat (Doug) McDonald of Bloomfield, Jolene Cordes of Omaha, Nebraska, Kellie Verlander of Bacliff, Texas, and Rick Cordes of Oceanside, California; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and a brother, Harvey Cordes.