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Clyde Walter Leevey
Birth: Jan. 15, 1889
De Land
Piatt County
Illinois, USA
Death: Sep. 15, 1978
DeWitt County
Illinois, USA

son of John Calvin Leevey and Mary Emma Baker

My husbands Father
Clyde was a guy who coluld tell the most interesting stories, he told me of his young life and got me into writing it all down so others would remember his life. He made you feel like you were there. It was something I wouldn't have missed out on for the world. He always kept me wishing to hear more and I still want too. I miss your stories so much. I got into keeping the family tree because of his stories and what a journey that has been. Thank you Clyde
served in U.S. Army during World War I

married Ura Eva Duff Leevey
Their Children
Charles Walter Leevey
Laura May Leevey Burton
Mary Helen Leevey Harvey
Annabell Leevey Marks
John Bennett Leevey
Paul Thomas Leevey
Clara Marie Leevey Taylor
James Richard Leevey
Evelyn Leevey Moore Roberts
Robert Dean Leevey
Katherine Louise Leevey Burton
Barbara Jean Leevey Welch
Norma June Leevey Vinson
Kenneth Wayne Leevey, Sr.


Clinton Journal

Clyde Walter Leevey, 89, of Clinton died 8:35 p.m. Friday ( Sept.15, 1978) in John Warner Hospital, Clinton.
Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m. Monday in Pullen- Boos Funeral Home, Clinton with visitation 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery, Clinton. Memorials: John Warner Building Fund.
Mr. Leevey was born in Deland, son of John and Mary Emma Baker Leevey. He was a retired laborer and a verteran of World War I. He married Ura Eva Duff in 1924, She died 1963.
Surviving are sons, Charles W. of Lincoln, John Bennett of Ogden; Paul T. of Clinton; James R. and Robert, both of Tyler Texas, Kenneth W. of Maroa; daughters, Mrs. Laura Burton, Mrs. Clara M. Taylor, Mrs. Evelyn Moore, Mrs. Katherine L. Burton, Mrs. Barbara Welch, Mrs. Norma J. Vinson, all of Clinton; Mrs Annabelle Marks of Lincoln; sister Mrs Jennie Persons of Weldon; 66 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren.
One daughter, one grandchild and one great- grandchild preceded him in death.
Family links: 
  John Calvin Leevey (1855 - 1933)
  Mary Emma Baker Leevey (1856 - 1925)
  Ura Eva Duff Leevey (1898 - 1963)
  Charles Walter Leevey (1924 - 1984)*
  Laura May Leevey Burton (1925 - 2010)*
  Mary Helen Leevey Harvey (1926 - 1968)*
  John Bennett Leevey (1929 - 1992)*
  Paul Thomas Leevey (1931 - 2001)*
  James Richard Leevey (1933 - 2013)*
  Evelyn Leevey Moore Roberts (1934 - 2003)*
  Katherine Louise Leevey Burton (1937 - 1992)*
  Barbara Jean Leevey Welch (1938 - 1995)*
  Norma June Leevey Vinson (1940 - 2007)*
  Blanche Odelia Leevey Elder (1875 - 1944)*
  Jacob D. Leevey (1878 - 1878)*
  John Franklin Leevey (1879 - 1918)*
  Ida Belle Leevey Besore (1881 - 1973)*
  Ether Otis Leevey (1883 - 1951)*
  William Grover Cleveland Leevey (1885 - 1957)*
  Kathrene Mae Leevey Sampson Gosnel (1887 - 1949)*
  Clyde Walter Leevey (1889 - 1978)
  Sarah Leevey (1890 - 1891)*
  Clara Belle Leevey Goken (1891 - 1931)*
  Clifford Leevey (1894 - 1974)*
  Jennie Leevey Persons (1897 - 1985)*
  Beulah Leevey Greenwood Reish (1901 - 1972)*
*Calculated relationship
Memorial Park Cemetery
DeWitt County
Illinois, USA
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