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Leo “Lee” Hartke Jr.

Service Date: February 12, 2020
Visitation Info: Linnemann Funeral Home Erlanger
Interment Info: St. Mary Cemetery (Ft. Mitchell)
Service Info: St. Henry Church
Service Info

Leo “Lee” Hartke Jr., 78, of Edgewood, KY, passed away unexpectedly on February 5, 2020 at his residence. Lee was President/Owner of Lee Hartke Auto Body Inc. and a faithful member of St. Henry Catholic Church. He enjoyed the Cincinnati Reds, UK basketball, boating, and traveling to Gatlinburg and Florida with his family. Lee was preceded in death by his parents, Lee and Pauline Hartke; and his brother, Jim Hartke. He is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Eileen Lonnemann Hartke; his children, Lee Hartke, Tricia Hartke, and Lisa Hartke (Steve Fries); and his brothers, Wayne Hartke (Sylvia) and Paul Hartke (Jackie). Lee also leaves behind his grandchildren, Macey, Ruby, Mylie, Toby, and Louie; and many nieces, nephews, and dear friends. Visitation will be on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 from 4:30PM-7:30PM at Linnemann Funeral Homes in Erlanger, KY. Mass of Christian burial will be on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at 10:00AM at St. Henry Church in Erlanger, KY. In Lieu of flowers, please send memorial contributions to: St. Henry Catholic Church 3813 Dixie Hwy. Erlanger, KY 41018. Online condolences to:

4:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Linnemann Funeral Home Erlanger

30 Commonwealth Avenue
10:00 am

St. Henry Church

3813 Dixie Hwy
Elsmere, KY 41018
Phone: (859) 727-2035

St. Mary Cemetery (Ft. Mitchell)

Address: 2201 Dixie Highway Ft. Mitchell, KY 41017
12:00 am - 12:00 am

Leo “Lee” Hartke Jr.


Lee Hartke

Eileen & Family:
Please accept our deepest sympathy! Our thoughts are of you and your family at this difficult time and our prayers are for God’s consolation for you all. May Love and Faith sustain you! We will join you this morning in the celebration of his life and the many precious memories you share.
With sympathy and prayer,
Richard & Diane (Kaufmann) Vara

Salyers Zilliox

Praying for all of your family Lee…for healing and peace. So sorry to hear this news. Love from the Salyers family also…SharonAnn Salyers Zilliox

Eileen & Family

So sorry to hear of the passing of Lee. Our prayers and condolences are with you and your family.

Barry & Marty Matthews