THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Janet L. Leist
Issue Date: June 12, 2014
Janet L. (Ellison) Leist (LaGalbo), 89, of Germantown and Naples, Fla., passed away Sunday, June 8.
Born Nov. 20, 1924 in Wabeno, to Edward and Lila (Huettl) Ellison, she was raised in Peshtigo and graduated from Peshtigo High School.
She is survived by her husband, Harold Leist; daughters, Mary Jan (David) Groh and Tina (Brian) Costa; siblings, Joan Alloy and Robert (Judy) Ellison, both of Peshtigo; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents and two sisters, Joyce Steinmetz and Gloria Guay.
The family will greet relatives and friends on Friday, June 13 from 11 a.m. until time of a Memorial Service at 1 p.m. at Schramka-Herrick Funeral Home, W164 N9034 Water St., Menomonee Falls, WI 53051. A reception will follow the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials to a charity of ones choice are appreciated.