Peacefully, on Saturday, December 30, 2017 at Bluewater Health, Leota Winnitta Kukura passed away at the age of 81. Cherished wife of the late John Kukura. Loving mother of Stan (Mary Jayne) Levert, Ben (Pearl) Levert, Teresa Currie-Reeb (Tim); and step-mother of Sylvia, Mary Ann, Joey, Jerry, Ed, Dave and Jimmy Kukura. Treasured grandmother of Lori Levert, Duane (Stacey) Levert, Aaron Levert, Amber (Josh) Wiarda, Stacey Robertson, Wesley (Stephanie) Levert, Courtney Levert, Ryan Reeb, Tristan Reeb, the grandchildren on her Kukura side, and many great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Irene (the late Al), Barbara (Larry), Wilfred and Jimmy, and special aunt to many nieces and nephews. Leota loved spending time in her garden and around her fish ponds. She was an amazing cook and baker, and enjoyed spoiling her family with all of her creations. Leota will be missed by all those who knew and loved her.