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Letitia Lenora Neuroth

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October 13, 1924 - June 16, 2023


Letitia Lenora “Tish” Neuroth, 98, of Manchester, passed away on Friday, June 16, 2023, at the Edgewood Convalescent Home in Edgewood. She was born on Oct. 13, 1924, in Whittemore, the daughter of Otto and Mary Ann (Wiltgen) Kenne. Tish was raised in Whittemore and was a graduate of Presentation Academy.

On Nov. 17, 1945, Tish was united in marriage to Florian Neuroth in Whittemore. Six children were born to this union. Together they resided in Marshalltown, Fort Dodge, Iowa City and Manchester. Tish was a homemaker who enjoyed baking and gardening.

Tish was a longtime member of St. Mary Catholic Church. She liked golfing, bowling, square dancing and playing cards. She loved traveling to visit her family. Tish cherished her family and loved spending time with them.

Survivors include her five children, Mary Kay Neuroth of West Allis, Wis.; Stephen (Donita) Neuroth of Waterloo; Teresa (Gary) Cirves of Mazomanie, Wis.; Thomas (Cindy Beck) Neuroth of Manchester; and Joan (Ted) Boudreau of Keystone; daughter-in-law, Teri Neuroth; 17 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

Tish was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Florian; son, William Neuroth; and grandson, Christopher Neuroth.

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Mass of Christian burial will be at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 24 at St. Mary Catholic Church in Manchester with Rev. Gabriel Anderson officiating.

Visitation will be from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., on Saturday, June 24, 2023, at St. Mary Catholic Church in Manchester. Inurnment will be in Saint Michael’s Catholic Cemetery, Whittemore.

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