Services for Leland Earl Heidebrecht, 91, Marion, who died on Saturday at Peabody Health and Rehab, were Tuesday. Burial was in Marion Cemetery.
Born Oct. 14, 1931, in Goessel to Art and Linda (Buller) Heidebrecht, he graduated in 1949 from Newton High School and served in the Army and was stationed in Germany.
He married Kay Swan on Sept. 13, 1958, in Wichita. She died in 2015.
He was an owner of Quality Food Market, managed Harris Bail Bonds and Auto Mart, and worked at the Marion funeral home.
He was a member of Kiwanis Club and served on the city zoning board and ran a fishing derby at Marion Reservoir.
Survivors include sons Scott Heidebrecht of Marion and Dale Heidebrecht of Bloomington, Indiana; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
In addition to his wife, brother Orville Heidebrecht and sister Sadie Price preceded him in death.
Yazel-Megli Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Last modified Feb. 8, 2023