Leone Adele Ooms, 83, passed away Thursday, January 10, 2013 at Cameron Memorial Community Hospital, Angola, Indiana. She was a Roanoke resident for 24 years. She was a homemaker in her own home. Mrs. Ooms was born August 1, 1929 in Chicago, Illinois to Carl and Helen (Janecki) Wiltse. She married Bert Ooms Jr.in 1963. Surviving are her son and daughter-in-law Alan and Martha Johnson of Portage, Indiana; daughters and sons-in-law Sandra and Mitchel Christoules of Angola, Indiana; Linda and Jim Meredith of Fort Wayne, Indiana; special adopted daughter Patty and Al Czarnecki of Portage, Indiana; one brother Ed Wiltse of Portage, Indiana; four sisters Joanne Morris of Crown Point, Indiana; Helen Kania of Algonquin, Illinois; Delores Bartelt of Merrillville, Indiana; Carol Delcoure of Ontario, California; 10 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Bert Ooms Jr, her son Eric Johnson, a brother Carl Wiltse and a sister Louise Magrames. "She was a private person. She loved her family quietly and deeply." There will be a Celebration of Life Service at a later date. Memorials are to any food pantry.
Memorials may be made to any food pantry.
Services to be held at a later date