|Birth: ||Jan. 17, 1934|
|Death: ||May 14, 2009|
Shawnee resident Leon (Bud) Joseph Peacore, 75, passed away Thursday, May 14, 2009.
He was born January 17, 1934 in El Reno, Okla. to Frank Peacore and Mary (McKosato) Peacore. He attended Chilocco Boarding School. He was married to Frances (Miller) Peacore for forty years. He worked as a Custodian.
Leon was a member of Sac and Fox Tribe and actively participated in events as a resident of Colonial Estates Nursing Home. He was also a devoted Christian and follower of the First Indian Baptist Church. He was constantly competitive in the game of dominoes, winning and laughter was priority. He enjoyed singing of gospel hymns. He always took pleasure in watching football and basketball, especially great grandchildren's sporting events. His love of fried chicken and desserts were unmatched.
He was preceeded in death by his parents, Frank Eugene and Mary (McKosato) Peacore; spouse, Frances Peacore; sons, David and Randall Peacore, Joaquin (Hoss) Miller; sisters, Charlotte, Margaret and Georganna Peacore.
Survivors include daughters, Mary Lou Peacore, Francine Johnson; grandchildren, Faith and William Jacoway, Michael J.and Malita Green, Jeremiah and Elena Green; and seven wonderful great grandchildren; sisters, Isabelle Edgin, Jacqueline Helfer.
Viewing will be Saturday, May 16, 2009 at Walker Funeral Service. Wake Service will be 7 p.m. Sunday, May 17, 2009 at First Indian Baptist Church. Service will be 10 a.m. Monday, May 18, 2009 at First Indian Baptist Church. Burial will be at McKosato Family Cemetery under the direction of Walker Funeral Service. Online condolences may be submitted at www.walkerfuneral.com
Created by: Ms. Clyde
Record added: May 18, 2009
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