Born at Grandmother Merlin Kearls home in Round Valley, Rich, Utah. He was the son of Morton and Caroline Kearl. Leon was the proprietor of the 2 story red rock store located in Laketown for many years. He also worked the family ranch in Round Valley. He was married to Montry May Russell Kearl and they had four children: Steven, Brenda, Delbert, and Jeffrey.
See Familysearch.org and Kearl Family History for more information.