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Leona Cora Andrew Boyd
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Birth: Mar. 12, 1885
Taylor County
Iowa, USA
Death: Nov. 26, 1982
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA

2nd wife of Samuel Newcomer Boyd. Daughter of John Thomas Andrew and Mary Ellen Anson.


Des Moines, Iowa
Sunday, November 28, 1982


Services for Leona C. Boyd, 97, of 3313 Center Street, who died of pneumonia Friday at Iowa Medical Center, will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Dunn's Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Russell Cemetery.

Mrs. Boyd was born in Guss and had lived in Des Moines since 1918. She was a retired elevator operator at the State Historical Building and belonged to Grace United Methodist Church.

Survivors include a daughter, Thesa Shady of Des Moines, a step-daughter, Mildred Kale of Truro, two step-sons, Clell and Dwain Boyd, both of Bothell, Wash.; six grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Family links: 
  John Thomas Andrew (1841 - 1924)
  Mary E Anson Andrew (1845 - 1919)
  Samuel Newcomer Boyd (1874 - 1933)
  Lois Boyd (1912 - 1912)*
  Thesa Marie Boyd Shady (1913 - 2005)*
*Calculated relationship
Russell Cemetery
Lucas County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Skip
Record added: Apr 26, 2010
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Leona Cora <i>Andrew</i> Boyd
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Leona Cora <i>Andrew</i> Boyd
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- Skip
 Added: Apr. 26, 2010

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