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Vada Lourine Allgood Leahy
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Birth: Oct. 29, 1886
Mahaska County
Iowa, USA
Death: Feb. 11, 1966
Omaha
Douglas County
Nebraska, USA

Leahy - Vada L., age 79 years, 2439 Camden Ave. Survivors: daughters, Mrs. Delores Ryan, Helena, Mont., Mrs. Frank Citta, Papillion, Neb.; Mrs. Marjorie Brunsdon, Seattle, Wash., Mrs. Wanda Pasco, Omaha; sons, Richard O., Santa Ana, Cal., George J., Tecumseh, Neb., John P. Lemoore Naval Station, California, Robert A., Hayward, Cal., and Donnal E. (Don) Leahy, Omaha; sisters, Mrs. Desta Applegate, Peru, Neb., Mrs. Winnie Rawson, Yuma, Colo., Mrs. Vena Fowler, Oskaloosa, Ia.; 20 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren. Family prefers memorials to Creighton Prep Building Fund. Remains forwarded to the Casey Funeral Home, Auburn, Neb., for services Tuesday 2 p.m. Heafey and Heafey, 3522 Farnam St., 345-1251. OMAHA (Neb.) WORLD HERALD, 14 Feb. 1966, p. 22.

Mrs. Vada Leahy, former resident of Peru, died at her home in Omaha on Feb. 11 at the age of 79. With her late husband, John J. Leahy, they farmed near Peru for many years. Survivors include nine children Mrs. Dolores Ryan of Helen, Mont.; Richard O. of Santa Ana, Calif., George J. of Tecumseh, Mrs. Frank Citta of Papillion, Mrs. W. H. Brundson of Seattle, Wash., Mrs. C. B. Pasco of Omaha, John P. of Lemoore Naval Air Station, Calif.; Robert A. of Hayward, Calif., and Donnal E. of Omaha; 20 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by two sisters, Mrs. Desta Applegate of Peru and Mrs. Winnie Rawson of Yuma, Colo., and one half-sister, Mrs. Vina Fowler of Oskaloosa, Ia. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. today (Tuesday) at the Casey Funeral Chapel in Auburn, conducted by Rev. Ward Merritt. Burial will be in St. Bernard's Cemetery near Julian, with committal services by Rev. Harold Birkel. AUBURN (Neb.) PRESS-TRIBUNE, 15 Feb. 1966, p. 1. 
 
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 Parents:
  George Wade Allgood (1852 - 1910)
  Hannah Pickerall Allgood (1856 - 1938)
 
 Spouse:
  John J Leahy (1876 - 1956)
 
 Children:
  Leora Jane Leahy Citta (1910 - 1988)*
  Marjorie Veronica Leahy Brunsdon (1911 - 2001)*
  Wanda J Leahy Pasco (1913 - 2002)*
 
 Siblings:
  Almaretta Jane Allgood Clark (1872 - 1949)**
  Charles Franklin Allgood (1875 - 1930)**
  Vada Lourine Allgood Leahy (1886 - 1966)
  Elmer Thurman Allgood (1888 - 1952)*
  Winnie Ellen Allgood Rawson (1892 - 1978)*
  Desta Laderna Allgood Applegate (1893 - 1977)*
  Nellie May Allgood (1896 - 1898)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Saint Bernards Church Cemetery
Julian
Nemaha County
Nebraska, USA
 
Created by: Jeff Turner
Record added: Jul 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54890636
Vada Lourine <i>Allgood</i> Leahy
Added by: Jenny Watton
 
Vada Lourine <i>Allgood</i> Leahy
Added by: Jenny Watton
 
 
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