Obit: Parve, LeRoy W. (1929 - 2012)

Contact: Cheryl Reuper


Surnames: Havelin, Jarves, Parve, Raasch, Raetz, Rosynek, Reupert


----Source: Social Security Death Records, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel from Nov. 25 to Nov. 28, 2012

LeRoy W. Parve (20 Jan 1929 - 19 Nov 2012)

Parve, LeRoy W. LeRoy W. Parve of Athelstane, WI, passed away Nov. 19, 2012, age 83 years surrounded by his loving family. Beloved husband of the late Esther "Rosy" (nee Rosynek) Parve. Loving father of Terrence (Cindy) Parve and Cheryl (Michael) Reupert. Proud grandpa of Marie, Jaclynn, Stephanie and Michelle. Brother of Leland (Ruby) Parve. Also survived by other relatives and friends. LeRoy was raised by his Grandmother and Uncle Ellerd on a farm in Owen, WI. He attended Moody School and walked further on to the nearby town of Withee to learn to play his grandfather's cornet. He spent his high school years at Owen High School, where he was on the football team. LeRoy moved to Milwaukee after high school to find work, where he reunited with his mother, sister Lorraine and brothers Lloyd and Leland. He then met Esther Rosynek whom he married and they became known as Roy and Rosy by friends. Once they started a family, they moved to Menomonee Falls, WI. When LeRoy retired from the Milwaukee Road railroad, he and Rosy moved "up north" to the home they built in Athelstane. LeRoy enjoyed the outdoors; hunting, fishing, hiking, chopping wood and camping. Visitation Saturday, Dec. 1, beginning at 9 AM followed by Services at 11 AM all at the Funeral Home. Interment at Valhalla Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Friends of the Old School, P.O. Box 102, Owen, WI 54460 appreciated. RAASCH-RAETZ FUNERAL HOME 7709 W. Burleigh Street 414-445-7404


Social Security Death Records


Leroy W. Parve
Birth Date: 20 January 1929
State: Wisconsin
Event Date: 19 November 2012
Age: 83



Biography: Parve, Leroy (1929 - 2012)

Contact: Janet


Surnames: Parve, Jarves


----Source: Federal Census,


1930 Federal Census, Longwood, Clark, Wisconsin, United States


Le Roy Parve, white single male

Household Members
Nestor Parve Head M 42 Michigan
Thelma Parve Wife F 30 Michigan
Lorraine Parve Daughter F 8 Minnesota
Lloyd Parve Son M 4 Minnesota
Le Roy Parve Son M 1 Minnesota

1940 Federal Census, Longwood Town, Clark, Wisconsin, United States


Leroy Parve, white, single male
Last Place of Residence: Same House

Household Members
Henry Jarves Head M 73 Finland
Mary Jarves Wife F 63 Minnesota
Leroy Parve Step-grandson M 11 Minnesota






His grandmother Mary Havelin raised him and his Uncle Ellerd on their farm. Cheryl Reupert



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