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LeNora Marie Wacha
November 26, 2017

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LeNora Marie Wacha, 82, of Brooklyn and formerly of Toledo, passed away Saturday, November 25, 2017 at the Brooklyn Community Estate. Visitation will be held Tuesday, November 28, 2017, from 5-7 PM at Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home in Tama. A Private Family Graveside Service will be held at St. Patrick's Cemetery in Tama.

LeNora was born on October 10, 1935, in Bonifay, Florida, the daughter of Roy and Jeannette (Cunningham) Moffett.

She graduated from Toledo High School.

On September 20, 1954, she was united in marriage to George Leo Wacha at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Tama. LeNora was a secretary for the South Tama High School Guidance Counselor for nineteen years. She was a volunteer for Red Cross for many years. LeNora enjoyed dancing, traveling with Chuck and quilting. She also loved bird watching. LeNora especially enjoyed the time she spent with Chuck.

Survivors include her longtime companion of twenty years, Chuck Skarda of Brooklyn and formerly of Toledo; four children, Judy Wacha of Brooklyn, Mark Wacha of Toledo, Sandra (Jim) Clayton of Brooklyn, and Randy (Sarah) Wacha of Lorimor; her grandchildren, Terry (Molly) Clayton of Brooklyn, Michelle Clayton (Jeff Michels) of Cedar Rapids, Jim (Holly) Clayton Jr. of Newton, and Tyler Wacha of Winterset; seven great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Irene Dvorak of Traer; and many nieces and nephews.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband, George on September 29, 1995; and one brother, Jim Moffett in 1976.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the American Cancer Society or Alzheimer's Association.

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