Obituaries

Elsie L. LeClere

June 13, 1934 - April 19, 2022

Elsie L. LeClere

Obituary

Elsie L. LeClere, 87, of Belvidere, IL passed away peacefully, early Tuesday morning, April 19, 2022, surrounded by her loving family, in the comfort of her home.  Elsie was born June 13, 1934, in Walker, Iowa, the daughter of Gilbert F. and Elsie M. (Moss) Moyer.  She married Richard D. LeClere on March 12, 1955, in Iowa.  Elsie was a homemaker and bookkeeper for LeClere Plumbing for numerous years.  She enjoyed reading, doing crossword puzzles, and collecting Dept. 56 Villages.

Elsie is loved and will be missed by her son, Jeff (Linda) LeClere; grandson, Justin (Brianna) LeClere; great-grandchildren, Ava, and Bryant LeClere; brother, Rayferd (Jane) Moyer; sisters in-law, Margaret (John Larson) Schultz, Irma Moyer, Donna Schwartz, Betty Wexter; brother in-law, John Wendell; second mother to Michael Butz; good friend to Elvira Powell.  She is preceded in death by her parents; husband; daughter, Cheryl (Lyle) Permann; brothers, Franklin Moyer, Howard Moyer, Ronald Moyer; sisters, Dorothy Silvers, Florence Michaels, and numerous brother and sister in-laws.

Special Thank you to UW Health Heart Hospital PCU and CCU; also, Northern IL Hospice; as well as Elvira Powell for helping Elsie with her care. 

Elsie’s memorial visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Saturday, April 30, 2022, in Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Avenue, Belvidere, IL 61008.  Her burial at Shattuck Grove Cemetery will be private. Memorials in Elsie’s name may be given in care of Northern IL Hospice at northernillinoishospice.org.  To share a memory, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com.

Service Schedule

Saturday, April 30, 2022
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services

218 West Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-544-2616

Elsie’s memorial visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Saturday, April 30, 2022, in Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Avenue, Belvidere, IL 61008.  Her burial at Shattuck Grove Cemetery will be private. Memorials in Elsie’s name may be given in care of Northern IL Hospice at northernillinoishospice.org.  To share a memory, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com.

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So sorry to hear of your Mom passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Dale and Marilyn Rhode 2022-04-21T10:25:58

Jeff and Linda.
So sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing. I never knew her but sure she was a wonderful person.

Mary Ianni 2022-04-20T16:42:17

So sorry for your loss of your Mom, Grandma, & GreatGrandma.
Sending prayers for comfort and peace for all of you.🙏🙏💞💞

Jan Nimtz 2022-04-20T15:46:04

Jeff, Linda and Family,

Elsie is going to be missed by many..I am so thankful how generous she was to you Linda and so thankful she had you both taking good care of her. Will & I will keep you all in our thoughts and prayers during this time. You all have so many precious memories of her and Richard.
Love You all,
Will & Vickie

Will & Vickie Watson 2022-04-20T15:25:10

Dear Jeff and Linda,
We are so sorry to hear about your mom’s passing. Prayers for peace and strength in this difficult time; and also in knowing she’s no longer in pain. 🕊🕯🥀
Sincerely,
Diane and Tom 💞

Diane Bustance and Tom Miller 2022-04-20T13:58:07

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