|Birth: ||Dec. 22, 1896|
|Death: ||Jul. 30, 1988|
LEATHERBY - Alphild Leatherby, 91, 3470 N. Alpine Road, died at 1:34 p.m. Saturday, July 30, 1988, in Swedish-American Hospital emergency room after a sudden illness. Born Dec. 22, 1896 in Rockford, daughter of Albert and Matilda Person Olson. Lifelong Rockford resident. Married Clifford Leatherby in Freeport June 17, 1917; he died in Rockford July 23, 1982.
Formerly employed as secretary/bookkeeper by West End Furniture Co. Member Broadway Covenant Church and former member Messiah Lutheran Church; charter member Rockford Lutheran Choir Union and sang many years in Mendelssohn Choir.
Survivors include son, Richard (Mary) Leatherby, Rockford; daughter, Doris (Roy) Hartman, Rockford; seven grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
Services at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 3, in Broadway Covenant Church, with the Rev. Dr. Kurt Mierecke, pastor, officiating. Burial in Willwood Burial Park. Friends may call at the church from 1 to 1:45 p.m. Wednesday. Arrangements by Fred C. Olson Mortuary, 1001 2nd Ave. Memorials to the church or Fairhaven Christian Home.
Rockford Register Star, Wednesday, August 3, 1988 p. 6.
Albert Olson (1868 - 1955)
Clifford Leatherby (1896 - 1982)*
Doris Leatherby Hartman (1918 - 2013)*
Willwood Burial Park
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Record added: Mar 24, 2013
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