Leona Hueske Hueske Luna

November 3, 1926December 1, 2012

Leona Hueske Luna of McGregor died Saturday morning, December 1, 2012, at the age of 86. Funeral services will be 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, December 5, 2012, at Zion Lutheran Church, 503 S. Tyler Street, McGregor with Pastor Walter Klockers officiating. Interment will follow in McGregor Cemetery under the direction of Cole Funeral Home, 1113 W. Fifth Street, McGregor. Viewing will commence at10:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M. Tuesday at Cole Funeral Home.

Mrs. Luna, a McGregor native, was born November 3, 1926, the daughter of the late William Gus and Pauline Teresa (Hackfeld) Hueske where she was a 1943 graduate of McGregor High School. She continued her education at 4-C Business College in Waco. For twenty-seven years she was a supervisor at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Waco. On March 30, 1996, she married Thomas Odis "T.O." Luna in McGregor. After sixteen years of marriage, he preceded her in death April 9, 2012.

The lifelong McGregor resident was a longtime member of Zion Lutheran Church where she was active in the Mary Martha-Naomi Circle. She was also a member of the Daughters of the Nile where she served as a past Queen. She was also an active member of The Order of the Eastern Star #427 in McGregor where she held various offices and was a past Worthy Matron. Leona enjoyed gardening and was an active member of the McGregor Garden Club. She also enjoyed quilting, needle point and sewing.

Also preceding her in death was a brother, Clayton Hueske, a nephew Billy Hueske, Sr. and heer husband, T.O Luna.

Survivors include two nieces, Darla Ayers of Gatesville, Lesa Gage and husband Bob of Rockwall; numerous great nieces and nephews, two great great nephews; a niece-in-law, Mary Ann Hueske; a sister-in-law, Jean Hueske; two step daughters, Sherry Luna and Bonnie Luna both of San Antonio.

For those desiring, the family has suggested Zion Lutheran Church, 503 S. Tyler Street, McGregor, Texas 76657 or the McGregor EMS in care of Mynette Taylor, 311S. Main Street, McGregor, Texas 76657 for memorial contributions.


  • Funeral Service Wednesday, December 5, 2012

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David and Barbie (Berger) Christian

December 17, 2012

Dear Bonnie and Sherry and the Luna and Hueske Families,

We're sorry for our loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Susan and Mark Alexander

December 4, 2012

Our condolences to the family. Leona was my supervisor when I first came to the VA as a keypunch operator. She remained a friend through all these years. She will be missed.

Ronny Bredemeyer

December 4, 2012

To Mrs. Luna's family and friends, I'm very sorry to see/read of her passing. She was a fine Christian lady, and everyone that met her liked her. She contributed a lot to the betterment of McGregor and it's citizens, also to her Church. She will be greatly missed by many people. May GOD bless each and every one of your family and many friends. We celebrate her life, mourn her passing, and rejoice of her entering into Heaven. Ronny Bredemeyer(formerly of McGregor).

Christina Miller

December 3, 2012

We love you Aunt Onie! You are now with daddy, papa, and T.O.