Leonetti, Nettie Elizabeth -
Knoxville - Memorial services for Nettie Elizabeth Leonetti, age 60 will be conducted Friday, March 11, 2011 at 10:00 AM at Coffee County Funeral Chapel. Inurnment will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held Thursday evening from 5:00-9:00 PM at the funeral home. Mrs. Leonetti passed away Monday, March 7, 2011 at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center in Knoxville. Mrs. Leonetti was born February 2, 1951 in South Dakota the daughter of James Lewis Ennenga and Mary Ruth Sherrell Ennenga. She was employed as an Industrial Engineer who co-oped and worked at Y12 Nuclear Complex for 15 years and also worked for West Chem & Bectell Jacobs.
Nettie was known for her many talents. She created exquisite crystal jewelry with love for family and friends. Nettie had a special gift of caring for others. Whether it be making one of her beautiful cakes for someone to enjoy or just simply pampering friends or family when visiting, the warmth she shared will never be forgotten. In addition to her parents, Jim and Ruth Ennenga of Knoxville, she is survived by her loving devoted husband of 35 years, Phillip B. Leonetti of Knoxville; a niece daughter, Emily Laura Thraen of Gainesville, FL; four sisters, Mary (Larry) Richling of Omaha, NE, Winnie Ennenga of Flagstaff, AZ, Susan (Randy) Haskell of Columbus, NE, Diana Jeanne Thraen of Lake Wales, FL; nieces and nephews, Brad (Laura) Richling of Omaha, NE, Erin Richling of Chicago, IL, Paul (Kelly) Haskell of Omaha, NE and Sarah Elizabeth Haskell of Lincoln, NE; and Nettie’s three loving cats that she adored, Marble, Buster and Angel.
The family requests memorial contributions be made to Second Harvest Food Bank, 922 Delaware, Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37921.
Coffee County Funeral Chapel is honored to serve the family of Mrs. Nettie Leonetti., Marc
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Coffee County Funeral Chapel
786 McMinnville Hwy
Manchester, TN 37355