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Leona Lavelle Hicks Ochs
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Birth: Dec. 30, 1917
Poweshiek County
Iowa, USA
Death: Mar. 17, 2013
Poweshiek County
Iowa, USA

Leona Ochs 95 of Deep River passed away Sunday at the Brooklyn Community Estates in Brooklyn, Iowa. Burial in the Goldenrod Cemetery in Deep River, Iowa.

Leona Lavelle Hicks was the daughter of Ailey and Pansy Blossom Workman Hicks. She attended country school in the Poweshiek area.

On November 20, 1937, Leona was married to Melvin Ochs in Vinton, Benton County, Iowa. To this union three children were born; Stan, Murlene and Gerald.

After they were married, Melvin and Leona ran the oil station in Deep River for a few years before they started farming. They farmed in the Deep River area most of their lives.

Leona enjoyed cooking, gardening and spending time with her family; especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was a member of the United Church in Deep River.
Family links: 
  Aily Hicks (1897 - 1976)
  Pansy Blossom Workman Hicks (1898 - 1960)
  Melvin Wayne Ochs (1910 - 1992)*
  Murlene Ochs Rauch (1938 - 1962)*
  Stanley Wayne Ochs (1952 - 2006)*
  Leona Lavelle Hicks Ochs (1917 - 2013)
  Harold V. Hicks (1920 - 1979)*
  June Marie Hicks Rhodes (1924 - 2001)*
  Maxine A. Hicks Johannes (1927 - 2005)*
  Madelyn Bernice Hicks Kramer (1934 - 2007)*
*Calculated relationship
Goldenrod Cemetery
Deep River
Poweshiek County
Iowa, USA
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Record added: Mar 18, 2013
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Leona Lavelle <i>Hicks</i> Ochs
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Leona Lavelle <i>Hicks</i> Ochs
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