Leo A. Turnipseed, 87, of Minocqua, died Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at K-Care in Minocqua.

He was born March 15, 1926 in Bloom Township, Richland County the son of Bill and Elsie (Janecek) Turnipseed. Leo was involved in the Korean War from 1951-1953. He retired from Janesville Auto Transport after 34 years of driving. Leo enjoyed fishing and hunting.

Leo is survived by his wife of 58 years, Betty (Braithwaite), sister, Ann Weiner of Las Vegas, sister-in-law, Beverly Turnipseed of Elroy, brother-in-law, Al Halink of Richland Center, several nieces, and nephews.

Leo was preceded in death by his parents, brother Dale and sister Janice Halink.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, January 27, 2014 at 1:00 PM at the Pratt Memorial Chapel in Richland Center, burial will follow in the Fancy Creek Cemetery. Friends may call on Monday, January 27, 2014 from 11:00 AM until the time of the service at 1:00 PM.

The Pratt Funeral and Cremation Service of Richland Center is assisting the family with their arrangements.

Online condolences can be made at prattfuneralservice.com.