Obit: Leggate, Lori K. (1963 - 2005)

Contact: Dolores (Mohr) Kenyon

Surnames: Leggate, Schunke, Magnuson, Zahn

----Sources: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark County, Wis.) September 14, 2005

Leggate, Lori K. (December 28, 1963 - September 10, 2005)

Lori K Leggate, age 41, of Marshfield, died Saturday, September 10, 2005, at the house of the Dove Hospice Home following a long and courageous battle with cancer.

The former Lori Magnuson was born December 28, 1963 in Neillsville, the daughter of Earl and Geraldine (Schunke) Magnuson. Lori graduated from Neillsville High School in 1982. She was married to Raymond Leggate; the couple later divorced. Lori was employed in medical transcriptions at St. Joseph’s Hospital. She cherished spending time with her two girls. Her family and friends will miss her infectious smile and positive attitude. Some of her interests included cross-stitching, cooking, flower gardening, ballet, tennis and cheering on the Packers.

She is lovingly survived by her two daughters, Brianna and Caley Leggate, of Granton; her mother, Geraldine Magnuson, of Marshfield; a sister Deb (Alan) Zahn, of Marshfield; and a brother, Greg (Sharon) Magnuson, of Neillsville, Wis. She is further survived by an aunt, Shirley Magnuson, of Neillsville as well as nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father, Earl Magnuson.

Lori will be sadly missed by her family and friends.

Funeral services were held Tuesday evening September 13, at the Hansen Funeral Home, Marshfield. Chaplain Lindy Nelson officiated. Private interment was in the town of Grant Cemetery.

Memorials in Lori’s name may be designated to the house of the Dove, Marshfield.



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