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Leah Sylvia Nuss

Obituary for Leah Sylvia Nuss

July 26, 1933 - July 22, 2019
McHenry, Illinois | Age 85

Loving Wife, Mother, Grandmother, and Great-Grandmother


Leah Sylvia Nuss, age 85, of McHenry, passed away peacefully Monday, July 22, 2019, at The Fountains, Crystal Lake. She was born July 26, 1933, to the late Martino and Theresa Andreoni, of Chicago. On January 9, 1954, she married the love of her life, Walter Nuss.
Leah, along with her husband, Wally, owned Wally's Bike Haven for many years.
She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Wally; loving children: Martin (Leslie) Nuss and Theresa (Stacey) Hill; dear daughter-in-law: Amy Nuss; cherished grandchildren: Jon, Alexis, Anthony, Zachary, Robert, Nathan, Morgan, Megan, and Maci and 10 adored great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, Leah was preceded in death by her son, Brian Nuss and daughter, Cheryl Groh. Leah was the youngest of eleven, all who preceded her in death.
Visitation will take place on Saturday, August 3, 2019, from 11am until the time of Funeral Service at 12:30pm, at Colonial Funeral Home, 591 Ridgeview Dr, McHenry. Interment will be held privately.
Colonial Funeral Home is assisting the Nuss family with arrangements. For more information, visit or call 815-385-0063.

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