LeRoy Nenneman, 72, of Pimento, passed away in Union Hospital at 6:53 a.m. on Saturday, June 22, 2013. He was born on July 12, 1940, to Walter Nenneman and Lucy (Goucher) Nenneman. Leroy was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. He worked for the Highway Department, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods Grounds Department, and lastly he worked security at Fowler Park. He was a retired fireman from the Pimento and Prairieton Volunteer Fire Departments. LeRoy loved children; many called him Dad or Grandpa besides his own.
LeRoy was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Mildred (Certain) Nenneman; sons, JR Nenneman (Debbie) and Jason Nenneman; daughter, Jennifer Curry (Chris); grandchildren, Xavier Nenneman (Alex), Xenia Rich (Nate), Taylor Curry, Andrew Curry, and Desi Hall; stepgreat-grandchildren, Khai Nenneman, Hailey Nenneman, and Keilee Rich; stepgranddaughter, Kaylyn Hyde; stepgreat-grandchildren, JJ Hyde and Connor Hyde; and sister, Frieda Williams (Lance).
A celebration of life for LeRoy is scheduled for Saturday, June 29, 2013, from 1 until 5 p.m. at the Pimento Volunteer Fire Department, 2387 E Cottom Drive. Family and friends are invited to come and share memories of him. The family has entrusted DeBaun Funeral Homes and Crematory with making arrangements. Online condolences can be made at: