About Us

Walter Leucht
Born October 12, 1953 in Woodstock, graduate of St. Mary School in 1967 and Marian Central High School in 1971. Received B.S. in Political Science from Murray State University, Murray KY then graduated from Worsham College of Mortuary Science in 1976. Married Judith L. Harper of Eminence, KY on November 6, 1976. Worked at Oberman Funeral Home in Plainfield in apprenticeship in 1976 and 1977.

As a licensed funeral director, worked at Glueckert Funeral Home in Arlington Heights from 1977 to 1979 and Flagg Funeral Home in Crystal Lake from 1979 to April 1980 when they purchased Fredrick Funeral Home in Hampshire.

Walter and Judy have two sons, Joseph (Jenny) and Matthew (attending ECC) and two precious granddaughters Emma Augusta and Cadence Mary Leucht.

All of our family members are actively involved in our funeral operations, from providing lifting help, snow removal and indoor and outdoor maintenance. Judy is a full-time secretary, hair and makeup expert as well as a great shoulder to lean on and very easy to talk to.