Leo Matthew Pesta Jr.
Leo Matthew Pesta Jr.

September 21, 1935 - February 11, 2018
Resided in Montrose, Michigan
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PESTA, Leo Matthew - of Montrose, age 82, died Sunday, February 11, 2018 at his home. A Memorial Service will be held at 7:00 PM Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at O’Guinn Family Funeral Home. The family will receive visitors on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 from 4:00 PM until the time of service at 7PM. A Knights of Columbus Rosary will be prayed at 6PM. Memorial contributions can be made to the family for future designation.

Leo was born September 21, 1935 in Saginaw, Michigan to the late Leo and Monica (Luczak) Pesta. He grew up in the Saginaw area and has resided in Montrose for the past 7 years. Leo served his country in the US Army from 1956 to 1958. On July 25, 1959 he married Barbara Jeanne Walle in Saginaw, Michigan. Prior to his retirement in 1993, he worked for GM for 40.8 years. He was a member of Good Shepherd Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus Council in Saginaw and Montrose. Leo was also a member of Canamera, the Elks Lodge in Owosso and Saginaw where he was a past PDDGER. He enjoyed camping, bowling, helping special needs people and spending time with his family.

Surviving are: Wife of 58 years Barbara; Children, Michele (John) Amon, Todd Pesta, Wendy (Jeff) Drake; Grandchildren, Rob Amon, Cody Drake, Monica Drake; Great Grandchildren, Corbin Amon, Alexis Neiderquill; Siblings, Tom (Betty) Pesta, Michael Pesta, Karen (Larry) Meacham, Nancy (James) Kelly; several nieces and nephews and a special thank you to his care team. He was preceded in death by his parents; Sons, David Pesta, Scott Pesta; Grandson, Matthew Amon. Please sign our guestbook or share an online condolence with the family at www.oguinnfh.com.


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Montrose Chapel
810.639.6181

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O'Guinn Family Funeral Home-Montrose Chapel
239 E. Hickory St.
Montrose, MI United States 48457
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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O'Guinn Family Funeral Home-Montrose Chapel
239 E. Hickory St.
Montrose, MI United States 48457
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
7:00 PM

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