Leo J. Haman
Leo James Haman, 52, of Cedar Rapids, passed away on July 29, 2014, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids. Services were held on Saturday, Aug. 2, at Lensing’s Oak Hill in Coralville with Father Gary Beckman officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to the American Parkinson’s Disease Association Iowa Chapter, P.O. Box 507, Waukee, IA 50263.
Leo was born on Nov. 3, 1961, in Iowa City, the son of Joseph and Mary (Sedlacek) Haman Jr. He grew up in Swisher, graduated from Prairie High School and later went on to earn his MBA from the University of Iowa. For over 20 years, Leo worked as an electrical engineer for Rockwell Collins in Cedar Rapids where during that time he developed two patents.
Survivors include his mother Mary Haman of Coralville, step-mother Mary Cole of Swisher, siblings: Bernadette (Michael) Wojtak of Elk Grove Village, Illinois, Daniel (Dao) Haman of Boise, Idaho, David (Ann) Haman of Jensen Beach, Florida, Bill Haman of Ankeny, Dolores Schlesselman of Baytown, Texas, Irene Tappan of Kalona, Joseph Haman of Coralville; half-siblings: John Haman of Iowa City, Jolene (Joe) Bruno of Cedar Rapids and Catherine Haman of Iowa City; and nieces and nephews: Jamie Chalupa, Jacob Tappan, Patty Haman, Karen Haman, Shelby Schlesselman, Sara Haman and Michael Haman, and his fiancée Michelle Kappmeyer.
Leo was preceded in death by his father.