April 29, 2014


Leah Nicole Schaben, 11, passed away on Sunday, April 27, 2014, at Children's Hospital in Omaha, Neb.

Mass of Christian burial will be at 10 a.m. Friday, May 2, at St. Elizabeth Ann Catholic Church.

Vigil service will begin at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, May 1, at Hoy-Kilnoski Funeral Home, 1221 N. 16th St., Council Bluffs.

The family will direct memorials.

She was born in Omaha on April 23, 2003, to Gary and Jayne (Schmitz) Schaben.

Leah is survived by her parents, Gary and Jayne; sister, Carissa; maternal grandparents, Donald and Pauline Schmitz; paternal grandparents, Charlie and Delores Schaben; aunts, uncles, cousins and a host of other family and friends.