Published on -3/25/2013, 10:01 AM
Martina Leiker, 97, Lakewood, Colo., formerly of Hays, died Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at St. Anthony's Hospital, Lakewood.
She was born April 25, 1915, in Munjor to Alois and Rose Marie (Leiker) Leiker. She was raised southeast of Hays and attended school in Hays.
After school, she lived in Great Bend and Ellinwood before moving back to Hays in 1939. She moved to Denver in 1960 and was a caregiver and a nanny.
She was preceded in death by her parents; five brothers, Leo, Frank, Isadore, Killian and Edward Leiker; three sisters, Philomena Geist, her twin, Florantine Leiker, and Agnes Faulkner.
Services were today at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Westminster, Colo.; graveside services will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday in St. Francis Cemetery, Munjor.
Cline's Mortuary of Hays, 1919 E. 22nd, Hays KS 67601, is in charge of arrangements.
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