Leonard P. Piontek , 84 , of Washington, passed away on April 20, 2019 at his residence. Mr. Piontek, son of the late John Piontek and his wife Elizabeth NEE Aholt, was born August 26, 1934 in Washington. He received his education from St. Peter’s School and St. Francis Borgia Grade School. On July 19, 1958, he was united in marriage to Geraldine Maune. Leonard owned and operated Piontek Farms. He enjoyed, farming, hunting, working with horses and mules, riding his ATV and most importantly spending time with his family and friends.
Among his survivors are five children, Mike Piontek and wife Barb of Washington, Sandy Anderson and husband Gene of Washington, Chris Piontek and wife Christine of Washington, Lynn Schroeder and husband Rich of Barnhart, and Amy Furlow and husband Trent of Labadie; two brothers, John Piontek and wife Joan of Washington and Donald Piontek of Washington; Fifteen grandchildren, Tyler Anderson and wife Kelsey, Jodi Baumker and husband Ryan, Elizabeth Green and husband Pat, John Piontek, Scott Piontek and wife Liz, Cole Piontek, Ellie Piontek, Brittany Struckhoff and husband Robert, Jacob Schroeder, Lucas Schroeder, Dillon Furlow, Dane Piontek, Joseph Schroeder, Jessie Tovo, and Alexa Piontek; five great-grandchildren; sisters and brother,-in-law, Agnes Piontek, Sally Piontek, Armella Chisholm, Betty Schmuke, Bert Breckenkamp, Tom Maune and wife Jane, Shirley Maune, and Shirley Maune; Other relatives and many friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Gerry Piontek; six siblings, Jim Piontek, Larry Piontek, Bob Piontek, Rita Skornia, two sisters in infancy, Mary and Laverne and sister-in-laws, Lucille Piontek, Ricki Piontek and brother-in-law Joe Skornia.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 2 P.M. at St. Francis Borgia Church, with interment in the Church Cemetery. A Celebration of Life Service will be Tuesday, April 23, 2019 from 4-8 P.M. at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Washington. Memorial donations can be given to the Alzheimers Association or St. Francis Borgia Grade School.
Arrangements in care of Nieburg-Vitt,Miller Funeral Home, Washington, MO.