Lieselotte H. Moorhead
Lieselotte H. Moorhead
  • September 2, 1929 - June 28, 2017
  • Avilla, Indiana

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LIESELOTTE H. MOORHEAD, 87, passed away in her sleep Wednesday, June 28, 2017. The Mem mingen, Germany, native moved to Fort Wayne in 1935 with her parents, Karl W. and Luise R. Holzman. She was the widow of Thomas M., they were united in marriage on Dec. 27, 1958, together they shared 50 years. Liesa graduated from Elmhurst High School in 1947 and from Patricia Stevens, Inc Finishing School of Models in Chicago, Ill., in 1948. She had a successful career in fashion, retiring after 20 years as a clothing buyer for Hutner's of Paris department stores. She was a devoted wife, loving mother and member of Holy Cross Lutheran Church. Liesa volunteered her time at both the school and church. She was an excellent golfer and enjoyed traveling to Europe as well as going to the beach in South Carolina.

Surviving is her daughter, Regina A. Moorhead of Fort Wayne.

Committal service is 10:30 a.m. Monday, July 3, 2017, at Greenlawn Memorial Park, 6750 Covington Road, Fort Wayne (IN 46804).

Preferred memorials are to the Alzheimer's Association Greater Indiana Chapter at

Arrangements by Klaehn, Fahl & Melton Funeral Home.