Dr. Leon J. Nesvacil, 93, of Hugo, Minn., formerly of Waunakee, Wis., passed away peacefully in Stillwater, Minn., on Thursday, Sept. 2, 2023.
Leon is survived by his children, Michael of Hugo, Kaytee (Tom) of Stillwater and Zani (Kimberley) of Santa Clara, Calic.; brother, LaVerne (Theresa); sister, Esther (Jack); as well as nine grandchildren, three plus (one on the way) great-grandchildren, three great-great grandchildren; many extended family members and a host of longtime friends, colleagues and patients.
He was preceded in death by: his father, John; mother, Clara; first wife of 50 years, Ruth Nesvacil; and his second wife of nearly 20 years, June (Romanik) Nesvacil; half-brother, Raphael “Bud” Slack (Naomi); half-brother, John “Jack” Slack (Evelyn); half-sister, Marian Slack.
Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 5 at Mueller Mortuary, 4738 Bald Eagle Ave, White Bear Lake and a Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. with visitation beginning at 10 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 6 at St. Mary of the Lake Church, 4741 Bald Eagle Ave., White Bear Lake.
Mass will be livestreamed with a link on MuellerMemorial.com.
Followed by a 12:15 p.m. luncheon at Manitou Event Center, 2171 4th Street, White Bear Lake. Private family burial at Evergreen Memorial Gardens in St. Paul. Donations to the American Cancer Society in Leon’s name would be greatly appreciated.