Dale, IN – Fred R. Leinenbach, 77, of Dale, Indiana, passed away on Friday, November 26, 2021 at Willowdale Village in Dale. He was born on December 4, 1944 in Huntingburg, Indiana to the late Renus and Erma (Gogel) Leinenbach.
As a United States Navy veteran, Fred had served aboard the U.S.S. Bigelow and had received an Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal. He loved riding motorcycles and wrote articles for several magazines.
He is survived by his daughter, Lisa Jurrens (Denise); his granddaughter, Savannah Jurrens and his sisters, Kaye Schlachter and Valerie Kessens.
Fred is preceded in death by his brother, Bruce Leinenbach.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Simple Cremation Evansville is entrusted with care.
My sympathy to Fred’s family. I worked with him as a greeter at Wal-Mart. He liked good conversation, and was always kind to me.