Peterson Funeral Chapel

     Leona M. Wrinkle, 93, of Aurora passed away Thursday, December 31, 2015 in the Aurora Nursing Center.

     She was born to Alonzo and Ethel Craft Thurman on December 24, 1922 in Shell Knob, MO. She was a homemaker.

     Survivors include her husband of 74 1/2 years, Maurice; 2 sons, Jim Wrinkle and wife, Glenda of Aurora and Kevin Wrinkle and wife, D. of Marble Falls, AR.; 1 daughter, Carol Kissee of Battlefield, MO.; 8 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

     She was preceded in death by her parents; 5 brothers, Frank, Loy, Mack, Lawrence and Joy Thurman; and 2 sisters, Blanche Wilson and Merle Brechbuehler.

     Funeral services will be held Monday, January 4 at 2:00 p.m. in the Aurora United Methodist Church under the care of Peterson Funeral Chapel. Burial will be in Maple Park Cemetery.

     Visitation will be held Sunday from 2-4 p.m. in the funeral home.

     In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Aurora United Methodist Church or the donors choice in care of the funeral home.