September 6, 1925 – July 4, 2013
Leo John (June) Brennan passed away on July 4, 2013, from complications with cancer. Leo was born on September 6, 1925, to Leo John Brennan Sr. and Evelyn Brennan. He lived his entire life in the Hartford/Carlisle area, where he farmed, an occupation he loved and enjoyed. June attended the Middle River Friends Church near Carlisle.
June was preceded in death by his wife of 51 years, Irene Prall Brennan, and his daughter Kristine Brennan Johnson, as well as his parents and siblings. He is survived by his three daughters: Connie Brennan of Carlisle; Patti (Rich) Kopp of West Des Moines; Phyllis (Steve) Paschal of Urbandale, eight grandchildren; Scott (Barb) Mentzer; Hollie (Adam) Kopp-Crowe; Shane (Brandi) Mentzer, Heather Kopp; Dustin Paschal; Nicholas Paschal; Caleb Johnson; Ashlie Johnson, six great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. June, affectionately known as Daddy, Gramps, Grandpa and Pops will be greatly missed by his family and all who knew him.
Visitation will be held Sunday afternoon, July 7th, from 4-6 pm at the Peterson Funeral Home in Carlisle. The family will be present to greet loved ones and friends. The funeral service will be held Monday, July 8th, at 11:00am at the Middle River Friends Church, near Carlisle. He will be laid to rest at the Hartford Cemetery. Memorials can be given in his name to the Middle River Friends Church. Online condolences to www.petersonfuneralservice.comInformation provided by: Peterson Funeral Home 415 School Street Carlisle, IA 50047 http://www.petersonfunerals.com