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Fred P. “Fritz” Leucht, 76, Greenwood

Fred P. “Fritz” Leucht, 76, of Greenwood, died Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013.

He was born Dec. 25, 1936, in Terre Haute, to Fred R. and Gertrude (Seidenbecker) Leucht. He attended Little Flower Grade School and Thomas Carr Howe High School in Indianapolis and graduated from Butler University. He was a member of Lambda Chi Fraternity. Fritz served in the U.S. Air Force for three years.

He married Joan M. Kirkhoff Sept. 17, 1977. He was co-founder of Clark and Leucht P.C. in 1978. Prior to that, he was a partner at KB Parrish & Co. Fritz enjoyed his work and never retired from it. He belonged to the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and was a 40-year member of the Indiana CPA Society.

Fritz volunteered as a financial chairman at St. Agnes Catholic Church in Nashville and St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Franklin.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister-in-law, Susann Kirkhoff; and a great-nephew.

He is survived by his wife; two brothers-in-law, Robert Kirkhoff and the Rev. Gerald Kirkhoff, both of Indianapolis; a niece, Marni (Steve) Fey; four nephews, Mike, Jeff (Tina), Kevin (Julie) and Mark (Teresa); and 13 great-nieces and great-nephews.

A Mass of Christian burial was celebrated Oct. 14 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Indianapolis. Friends and family gathered Oct. 13 and 14  at Daniel F. O’Riley Funeral Home, Indianapolis. Burial took place at Calvary Cemetery in Indianapolis.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Little Flower Catholic Church, 4720 E. 13th St., Indianapolis, IN 46201; or Scecina Memorial High School, Office for Advancement, 5000 Nowland Ave., Indianapolis, IN 46201.

Online condolences can be shared with the family at orileyfuneralhome.com.

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    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 23
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    6 to 7 p.m. Harmony Baptist Church, 3999 Mt. Liberty Road, New Bellesville
  • December 24
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  • December 24
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    7 p.m. Becks Grove Christian Church, 8009 Becks Grove Road
  • December 24
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    7 p.m. Brown County Community Church, 2370 Main St., Helmsburg
  • December 24
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    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East
  • December 24
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    7 p.m. Church of the Lakes, 8844 Nineveh Road
  • December 25
    Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 26
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    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 26
    Brown County Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 26
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    4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 27
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 27
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    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • December 27
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    4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 27
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