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Herbert Franklin Leidig, Jr.

August 31, 1928 - June 20, 2017

Chesapeake – Herbert Franklin Leidig, Jr., 88, died June 20, 2017.  Herbert was born in East Orange, NJ to the late Herbert F. and Anna Marie Prather Leidig.  He was a veteran, having retired from the US Navy as a Fire Control Technician-Senior Chief Petty Officer.  Herbert was a member of St. Stephen Martyr Roman Catholic Church and enjoyed wood carving.  He was predeceased by a son, Christian Leidig.

Left to cherish his memory are his loving wife E. Annette Leidig; children, Susan Cole and her husband, John, Leslee Green and her husband, Sean, Karl Leidig and his wife, Melinda, Lisa Leidig and Kurt Leidig; siblings, Richard Leidig and Rosemary Stanek; grandchildren, Gabriel Leidig, Kyle Leidig, Jennifer Macdonald, and Cliff Leidig; and great grandchildren, Makayla Leidig, Grant Leidig and Maeve Leidig.

The family will be celebrating Herbert’s life on Monday at 2:00pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Chesapeake with Father Brian Rafferty officiating.  Express condolences to the family at www.altmeyerfh.com.

Service Information

Service Information

Date: Monday, June 26, 2017

Time: 2:00 pm


Altmeyer Funeral Home - Chesapeake Chapel

929 Battlefield Blvd S
Chesapeake, VA 23322

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