Betty Lou Leudeman, 84, of LeRoy, passed away on Thursday, May 23, 2013, in the skilled nursing unit of Spectrum Health Reed City Hospital.
Betty was born to Oscar and Ara-Adna (Sampson) Miller on July 12, 1928, in Luther, the youngest of 13 children. She graduated from Luther High School in 1945. On February 28, 1948, she married Dean Leudeman in Luther. They lived in LeRoy their entire married lives where they raised three children. Betty and Dean were active in the community and owned and operated several businesses, including a small grocery store, Leudeman Trucking and Leudeman Packing companies. They also established the LeRoy Village Market with daughter and son-in-law Dale and Lori Gingrich.