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Martha Leisek

January 19, 1931 — August 30, 2020

Martha Leisek

CUYAHOGA FALLS - Martha A. Leisek, 89, passed away August 30, 2020. She was born in Lafayette, CO and resided in the Akron area for the past 68 years. Martha worked as a Licensed Practical Nurse for St. Thomas Hospital. She was a very faith filled woman who loved attending Mass and listening to the church choir. Martha also enjoyed reading prayer books and watching TV. Martha was a devoted wife and mother who loved spending time with her family.

Preceded in death by her parents, Levi and Elizabeth Rivera; husband, Robert F.; son, Robert M. and her beloved brothers and sisters; she is survived by her children, Debra (Larry) Walters, Carole (Richard S) Ettinger and Martin Leisek; cherished grandson, Aaron Ettinger; dear siblings, Joseph Gilbert Rivera and Beverly Dannemiller and many nieces and nephews.

Friends may call from 4-6 PM on Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at the Clifford-Shoemaker Funeral Home, 1930 Front St., Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 AM on Thursday September 3rd at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, 1905 Portage Trail, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44223. Interment will be at Holy Cross Cemetery.

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Wednesday, September 2, 2020

4:00 - 6:00 pm (Eastern time)

Clifford-Shoemaker Funeral Home

1930 Front St, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221

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Mass of Christian Burial

Thursday, September 3, 2020

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Immaculate Heart of Mary Church

1905 Portage Trail, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44223

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