Celestine Kreitzer

 

 

Age: 94

 

Summary: widow of U.S. Air Force colonel Leo Leonard whose late husband played a prominent role in the 1948 Berlin Airlift, who then relocated to her Forked River, New Jersey home and remarried her childhood friend in the late 1980's, but who had become isolated over the years as she aged following the death of her second husband nearly 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