Leona “Lee” Ugalde

UGALDE, Leona “Lee” Nov 7, 1921 – Sep 27, 2011 Beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and aunt. She is survived by daughters, Evelyn Kuhr of Pantego, TX and Yolanda Martin and husband David of Omaha; sons: Jesse Ugalde of Omaha and Garr Ugalde of Sacramento, CA; five grandchildren: Michael Kuhr and wife Ellen, Michelle Kuhr, Ashley Roskilly and husband Zac, Erin Martin, and Jace Ugalde; six great-grandchildren: Kristen, Jackson, and Adelyn Kuhr, Jose and Alex Canedo, and Eli Roskilly; stepgrandson, Bradley Martin and wife Kristen and their twins, Braeden and Kaia; sister Josephine Nuanez; brother, Joe Leal and wife Julia of Greeley, CO; numerous nieces and nephews. Leona was born in Greeley, CO, but traveled the world as an Army officer’s wife. She loved the various places her family lived and dedicated her life to helping young Army wives adjust to military life and learn proper military protocol. She moved to Omaha to be closer to her children. She worked at Bergan Mercy Hospital, and then became the main caregiver for her two granddaughters. She lived for her family and the love they shared. Lee will be greatly missed by everyone who knew and loved her spirit and beauty. In lieu of flowers, please send memorials to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Inurnment services will be held in Greeley, CO, at a future date.

HEAFEY-HEAFEY-HOFFMANN DWORAK & CUTLER Mortuaries and Crematories 7805 West Center Road Omaha, Nebraska 68124 (402) 391-3900

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