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Norbert Gunter Robert Leisner

Norbert Gunter Robert Leisner

October 23, 1942 - May 14, 2018

Norbert Leisner, aged 75 of Springfield Road, Wickersley, Rotherham died on 14 May 2018. <br /> <br /> He was born on 23 October 1942 to Erika and Robert in Breslau, Germany. He married Kathleen on 19 October 1974 and they had 2 children, Sarah and Emma. He worked as a Welder, and was retired. He was an avid Football fan and supported Rotherham United FC. <br /> <br /> Norbert is survived by his daughters Sarah and Emma, grandson Michael, Son in law Mick and his Siblings Marianne, Rita, David and Margaret, Niece's Michelle and Nicole and Nephew's Jack, Ben and Andre. He was preceded in death by his Mother Erika, Father Robert and wife Kathleen. <br /> <br /> Funeral services will be Friday 1 June 2018 at 2.45pm at Rotherham Crematorium where service will be held. Memorials or donations may be made to Bartholomew & Sons Funeral Directors.

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    I know you’re here to say goodnight, that I’ll see you twinkle in the night sky.

    I know you’re always by my side, to share my pain and when I cry.

    I know you had to say goodbye, but our memories can never die.

    I know the fun we used to share, your love for me and how much you care.

    I know the angels came gently to you, to take you through the sky so blue.

    I know that your now at rest and the lord only takes the best.

    I know how much I meant to you, I love you Grandad forever it’s true.

    So fly high with Nannie and watch over me, I know how proud you both will be.

    Much Loves always Grandad Goodbye And God Bless. Michael Robert Junior x
    Emma Jenkinson May 31, 2018
    Remembering the famous bbq at Sarah’s where we were all having fun with Kathleen, Sarah , Emma, Mick, Carl and all our friends. Laughing and dancing in the rain under umbrellas till the early hours. RIP Norbert Leisner such a Great Man x x
    Becci and Patrick May 29, 2018
    Just want to let Sarah and Emma know I’m thinking of them both now. To lose both parents at such a young age is devastating. Love you both and my deepest sympathy ❤️
    Zoe Bayliss May 29, 2018
    Poem for Dad - REMEMBER ME
    Speak of me as you have always done.
    Remember the good times, laughter, and fun.

    Share the happy memories we've made.
    Do not let them wither or fade.

    I'll be with you in the summer's sun
    And when the winter's chill has come.

    I'll be the voice that whispers in the breeze.
    I'm peaceful now, put your mind at ease.

    I've rested my eyes and gone to sleep,
    But memories we've shared are yours to keep.

    Sometimes our final days may be a test,
    But remember me when I was at my best.

    Although things may not be the same,
    Don't be afraid to use my name.

    Let your sorrow last for just a while.
    Comfort each other and try to smile.

    I've lived a life filled with joy and fun.
    Live on now, make me proud of what you'll become.
    Sarah Leisner May 26, 2018
    He never looks for praises.
    He's never one to boast.
    He just goes on quietly working
    For those he loves the most.
    His dreams are seldom spoken.
    His wants are very few,
    And most of the time his worries
    Will go unspoken, too.
    He's there...a firm foundation
    Through all our storms of life,
    A sturdy hand to hold onto
    In times of stress and strife,
    A true friend we can turn to
    When times are good or bad.
    One of our greatest blessings,
    The man that we call Dad.
    Sarah Leisner May 26, 2018