Audrey G. Lee 1920 - 2002
Audrey G. Lee died February 6, 2002 at Baxter Regional Medical Center. She was a residence of Mountain Home, Arkansas since moving from Robstown, Texas in 1987. She was a homemaker and a Methodist.
Survived by: 2 Sons: Jim Grunewald of Cotter AR and John Grunewald of Grand Isle, LA. 1 Daughter: Joyce Wheelis of Warsaw, MO. 10 Grandchildren and 17 Great - Grandchildren.
Preceded in Death by: Parents - Lester Earl Hodges and Sarah Elizabeth Steambergen 1 Sister and 5 Brothers
Visitation: February 8, 2003 at Kirby - Boaz Funeral Home from 5 - 8pm
Funeral: February 9, 2002 at 10am at Kirby - Boaz Funeral Home Chapel.
Burial arrangements: Enloe Cemetery
in Russellville, MO
Memorials: Humane Society of North Central Arkansas
Doris Ann Leisey 1927 - 2002
Doris Ann Leisey died February 4, 2002 at Baxter Regional Medical Center at the age of 74. She was a member of the Classic Car Club, past member of the Midway Fire Department, Judge for the North Central Arkansas County Fairs, and a member of the Vesper Society at R.L.C. She was married on September 30, 1950 at Philaedlphia, Pennsylvania to her husband Harry Leisy, a housewife and a member of the Redeemer Lutheran Church.
Survived by: Her Husband, Harry Leisy of Mountain Home 2 sons: Steven (Jean) Leisey of Cotter Arkansas and Jeff Leisey of Sherwood, Arkansas 1 Sister - Peggy Caldwell of Philadelphia, Penn 1 Dtr: Carin (Stawley) Decker of Warner Robins, Georgia 5 Grandchildren: Jennifer Leisey of Mountain Home, Tara Leisey of Maryland, Doug Leisey fo Cotter, Karli Leisey of Cotter, and Laura Decker of Statesboro, Georgia 1 Great - grandchild - Lacy Hilton, Mountain Home
Preceded in Death by: Parents, William Franklin Lenker and Laura Silverwood 2 Brothers 4 Sisters
Visitation: February 6, 2002 5 - 8pm
Funeral: February 7, 2002 at 2:00pm at Kirby - Boaz Chapel Reverend Ken Lampe
Burial arrangements: Kirby's Tucker Memorial Cemetery
Memorials: Redeemer Lutheran Church
Active Bearers: Jeff Leisey Steven Leisey Stanley Decker Doug Leisey Bob Banasiak Bill Spratt
Wanda F. Lemery June 2, 1913 - December 14, 2002
Wanda Lemery died Saturday, December 14, 2002 in Chicago formerly of Mountain Home. She was 89 years of age. Mrs. Lemery was born June 2, 1913 in Chicago, Illinois. She married Daniel J. Lemery on April 26, 1952 in Chicago. They moved to Mountain Home from Chicago in 1973 after retiring from Continental Bank as an office assistant. Mrs. Lemery was a member of St. Peterís Church and the Council of Catholic Women.
Survived by: Survivors include one son, Alan D. Lemery and one dauther, Susan Lemery Maloney, both of Chicago, 3 Grandchildren, Samantha, Farrah and Alan II.
Preceded in Death by: Mrs. Lemery is preceded by her parents, husband, Daniel, 7 brothers and 2 sisters.
Visitation: Visitation will be from 5:00 - 8:00 P.M. on Thursday, December 19, 2002 at Kirby - Boaz Funeral Home.
Rosary Recitation: A vigil Service will be at 7:30 P.M. on Thursday, December 19, 2002, at Kirby - Boaz Funeral Home.
Funeral: A Funeral Mass for Mrs. Lemery is scheduled for 10:00 A.M., Friday, December 20, 2002 at St. Peter the Fisherman Catholic Church. The Reverend James Fanrak will be celebrant.
Burial arrangements: Burial will be in Kirbyís Tucker Memorial Cemetery.
Active Bearers: Pallbearers will be John Chrenko, Bill Kwilinski, John Gan, Bob Lammers, Harlan Rech and Mike Crimmons.
Geraldine "Gerree" Leslie March 25, 1920 - December 16, 2002
Geraldine L. "Gerree" Leslie was born March 25, 1920 at Huntington, W. Va. to Albert W. and Mamie Janney Locke. On January 12, 1945 she married Vernon Leslie in Lake City, Fl.. She managed various Bowling alleys for 40 years and retired to Mountain Home August 1996 from Wagoner, Ok. She was a World War II Navy Veteran and a Member of the Mountain Home V.F.W. post # 3246.
Survived by: Husband: Vernon Leslie of Gassville, Ar., 1 Daughter: Stephanie (Mrs. Fred) Ham of Omaha, Neb. 3 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildlren.
Preceded in Death by: Parents and 1 brother.
Burial arrangements: Burial will be at a later date in Arlington National Cemetery.
Memorials: Charity of ones choice
Walter Frank Lew 1910 - 2002
Walter Frank Lew of Mountain Home was born February 11, 1910 in Chicago, Ill. to Joseph and Angeline Mendygral Lew. He was a plumber and worked for the US Civil Service for 22 years. He married Victoria E. Sandusky on April 14, 1937 in Chicago, Ill. he was a graduate of the University of Wisconsin with a Degree in Animal Husbandry and Farming. He was a US Navy WWII veteran having served in the South Pacific on the USS Kennison. He wwas a Life Member of the American Legion, DAV, Associate member of the Vietnam Veterans of American. He was a Gold Star father. He moved to Moutnain Home in 1978 from Bonita California. He passed away on May 20,. 2002 at his residence at the age of 92 years, 3 months, and 9 days.
Survived by: Daughter - Carol Gilmore (Tom) of Tinley Park, IL., 3 Grandchildren - Scott Gilmore of Ashland City, Tn., Wendy Lavelle of Frankfort, IL, and Cynthia Egan of Marengo, IL.
Preceded in Death by: Parents, wife, 1 son, 1 brother, and 2 Sisters
Funeral: Services were held on May 23, 2002 in Kirby - Boaz Funeral Home Chapel with The Chaplain from Alley - White American Legion post #52 officiating.
Burial arrangements: Burial was in Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery, San Diego, California.
Memorials: American Cancer Society
Robert John Lindstrom September 20, 1921 - August 9, 2002
Robert John Lindstrom 80, of Mountain Home died August 9, 2002 at his residence. He was born September 20, 1921 to Gustave and Agnes Keats Lindstrom of Chicago IL. He married Betty L. Swick October 22, 1946 in Chicago, IL. He was a Tool and Die Maker for Little Fuse, INC. He moved to Mountain Home in May of 1989 from Wheeling, IL. He was a member of the BPOE #1714 of Mountain Home. He was a WWII Veteran. He was a protestant.
Survived by: He is survived by a son Steven R. Lindstrom of Wheeling IL., 2 daughters Linda M. Chaney and James of Parker South Dakota, Roberta J. Kusek of Orland Park, IL., 7 Grandchildren, and 8 Great Grandchildren.
Preceded in Death by: He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, and a daughter.
Funeral: Funeral Services will be 10:00 A.M. Thursday August 15, 2002 at Kirby Boaz Funeral Home with the Veterans Chaplain officiating.
Burial arrangements: Emtombment will be at Kirby's Tucker Memorial Cemetery.
Betty Louise Lindstrom December 7, 1925 - June 19, 2002
Betty Louise Lindtrom 76, of Mountain Home died June 19, 2002 at Good Samaritan Nursing Home. She was born in Hinsdale,IL. to Richard and Margaret M. Cross Swick. She was Married to Robert J. Lindstrom on October 22, 1946 in Chicago, IL. She was a homemaker. She moved to Mountain Home in May of 1989 from Wheeling, IL. She was Protestant.
Survived by: She is survived by 1 son Steven R. Lindstrom of Wheeling, IL., 2 daughters Linda M. Chaney and Jmaes of Parker South Dakota, Roberta J. Kusek of Orland Park, IL., 7 Grandchildren and 8 Great Grandchildren.
Preceded in Death by: She was Preceded in death by her parents and a daughter.
Visitation: Visitation will be from 5:00 to 8:00 P.M. Saturday at Kirby Boaz Funeral Home.
Funeral: Funeral Services will be 2:00 P.M. Sunday at Kirby Boaz Funeral Home with Reverend Louis Stephans officiating.
Burial arrangements: Emtombment will be at Kirby' Tucker Memorial Cemetery.
Leon Lockhart 1920 - 2002
Leon Dayle Lockhart was born February 21, 1920 at Bolivar, Missouri the son of Warren E. Lockhart and Artie Zealand Able Lockhart. He married Lorene Cantrell at Gainesville, Missouri on May 14, 1962 and had resided in the Mountain Home area since moving from Bolivar, Missouri in 1980. He was owner/operator of Top Transfer Co. for 40 years.
Survived by: Wife, Lorene Lockhart; 2 daughters, Tricia (Mark) Melton of Gassville, AR, Linda (Scotty) Kasinger of Midway, AR; 5 grandchildren, Cody McCombs of St. Louis, MO, Amy (Greg) Alexander of Mountain Home, AR, Krista (J.R) Watson of Mountain Home, AR, Josh Evans of Mountain Home, Aaron Mitchell of Mountain Home; 2 Great Grandchildren; 1 sister, Donna (Thurman) Stone of Marionville, MO; several nieces and nephews
Preceded in Death by: parents
Funeral: Graveside at Walnut Hill Cemetery
in Cotter, Arkansas on September 24, 2002 at 2:00 P.M. with Reverend Allen Smith officiating.
Burial arrangements: Walnut Hill Cemetery
in Cotter, Arkansas
Active Bearers: Mark Melton, Scotty Kasinger, Aaron Mitchell, J.R. Watson, Greg Alexander, John Choate
Elton L. Loomis August 16, 1913 - October 3, 2003
Elton L. Loomis, 90, of Mountain Home died October 3, 2003 at his residence. He was born August 16, 1913 in Ionia, KS to Andrew Jackson and Mabel Vaughn Loomis. He married Wilma Caldwell December 21, 1940 in Russell, KS. He was in marketing and development for B.F. Goodrich for 30 years. He moved from Glen Ellyn, IL to Mountain Home in 1977. He was State President of Archeology Club, member of Fun Times and Three Rivers, and Twirlers Square Dancing. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church.
Survived by: He is survived by his wife Wilma Loomis of Mountain Home, one son John Loomis of Boynton, FL, one grandson Ian Loomis of IN, one daughter - in - law Gena Loomis, two brothers Merlin Loomis of Prescott, AZ, Wayne Loomis of Spokane, WA and several nieces and nephews.
Preceded in Death by: He is preceded in death by his parents and one son Lynn Loomis.
Funeral: Memorial Service will be held at Good Samaritan Village at 2:00 PM Tuesday, October 7, 2003 with Reverend Jim Brooks officiating.
Burial arrangements: Emtombment will be at Kirby's Tucker Memorial Cemetery.