Julie Michelle Leseman


With her passion for life she was loved by many and is missed by them all.

Julie Michelle Leseman, 57, of Hermantown Minnesota, passed away on Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at St. Luke’s Hospital.

Julie was born in Bemidji, Minnesota to Hubert and Helene Reinarz on August 6th of 1963. She attended Northome High School and graduated in 1981. She went on to earn her degree in bookkeeping and medical coding at Norwest Technical College in Bemidji, MN. She worked many different jobs in her lifetime, but she always went back to her passion of childcare. Julie loved being at the lake on her pontoon with Clay and all the kids. She loved traveling and seeing new things.

Julie is preceded in death by her parents, Hubert & Helene Reinarz; brother, Hubert (Punk); and brother-in-law, Larry.

Julie is survived by her husband, Clay Klasen; three daughters, Sarah (Cory) Laulunen, Amanda Leseman, and Molly (Brian) White; seven grandchildren, Austin & Amaya, Kai, Brooklyn & Coltyn, and Elliot & Asher; twelve siblings, Lynn (Elroy), Larry (Cheri}, Hutch (Denise), Bruce (Shelly), Kevin, Diane, Kay, Cheri (Phil), Sue, Patty, Rick (Sheila), and Brian (Laura); and many nieces and nephews.

Private service to be held at a later date.

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