Celestine Kreitzer

 

 

Age: 94

 

Summary: widow of the late U.S. Air Force colonel Leo Leonard whose husband played a prominent role in the 1948 Berlin Airlift, but who later remarried a childhood friend after her husband's death in the 1970's and lived a reclusive life at a census-designated unincorporated community in eastern New Jersey in the last years following the death of her second husband almost a decade ago.

 

 

Cause of Death: Hypothermia due to prolonged exposure during Hurricane Sandy

 

Born: May 25, 1918

 

Died: October 30, 2012

 

Location: Forked River, New Jersey