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Helen M. Manville Leach
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Birth: Jul. 27, 1911
Death: Jul. 1, 2007

Madison Courier---July 2, 2007
Madison Courier---July 3, 2007

Helen M. Leach, 95, of Madison, died Sunday, July 1, 2007, at The Waters of Clifty Falls.

She was born July 27, 1911, in Canaan, the daughter of Hugh and Cora Risk Manville. She was a homemaker. She attended Calvary Baptist Church. She enjoyed reading, cooking, walking and baby-sitting.

She is survived by one daughter, Nina Leach Luckett of Milton, Ky.; two sons, Ron Dierkes of Madison and Larry Dierkes of Indianapolis; two sisters, Fannie Hamilton of Madison and Dorothy McClure of Hanover; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, H. Frank Dierkes; her second husband, John Leach; her parents; and one daughter, Judy Bowyer.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Lytle Funeral Chapel. Burial will be in Springdale Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday and form 11 a.m. until the service Friday.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the American Heart Association or the American Lung Association of Indiana.

Online condolences can be sent at
Carrollton News-Democrat---July 11, 2007

MADISON, Ind. Helen M. Manville Leach, 95, died Sunday, July 1, 2007 at Waters of Clifty Falls in Madison, Ind.

Born July 27, 1911 in Canaan, Ind., she was the daughter of the late Hugh Manville and Cora Risk Manville. She was a homemaker who devoted her time to her family. She attended Calvary Baptist Church in Madison. She enjoyed reading, cooking, walking and babysitting.

Survivors include a daughter, Nina Leach Luckett, Milton; two sons, Ron Dierkes, Madison, Ind., Larry Dierkes, Indianapolis, Ind.; two sisters, Fannie Hamilton, Madison, Ind., Dorothy McClure, Hanover, Ind.; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild and several nieces and nephews.

A daughter, Judy Bowyer, parents; first husband, H. Frank Dierkes, and second husband John Leach preceded her in death.

Services were held Friday, July 6, 2007 at Lytle Funeral Chapel with burial in Springdale cemetery in Madison, Ind.

Memorials for Mrs. Leach may be made to American Heart Association or American Heart Association of Indiana.

Lytle Funeral Chapel in Madison was in charge of arrangements.
Family links: 
  Hubert Frank Dierkes (1917 - 1948)*
  Ronald Lee Dierkes (1946 - 2015)*
*Calculated relationship
Springdale Cemetery
Jefferson County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Row 6, Lot 308, Oakdale
Created by: GenealogyGirl
Record added: Jul 15, 2007
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- Roger Gleitz
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- GenealogyGirl
 Added: Jul. 15, 2007

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