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Gladys M. Whitaker Leonard
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Birth: Jul. 25, 1919
Emporia
Lyon County
Kansas, USA
Death: Jul. 11, 2012
Macomb
McDonough County
Illinois, USA

MACOMB, IL - Gladys M. Leonard, age 92, of Macomb, IL. formerly of Bushnell, IL, passed away at 7:50 P.M. Wednesday, July 11, 2012 at McDonough District Hospital in Macomb, IL.

She was born on July 25, 1919 in Emporia, KS to Ray and Ruth Griffin Whitaker. She married Leslie L. Leonard on August 31, 1940 in El Dorado, Springs, MO and he preceded her in death on May 12, 2010.

Gladys is survived by one daughter, Linda (Greg) Fayhee of Prairie City, IL, two grandchildren and one great grandchild. She is also survived by two sisters, Mabel Kramer of Emporia, KS and Inez Beaty of Conway, AR.

She was also preceded in death by her parents and two sisters.

She was the typical farm wife, helping her husband on the farm for many years. Gladys was also an excellent cook and quilter. She also worked at the Elms Nursing Nome as a CNA for a number of years.

Burial will be in the Bushnell Cemetery.

Martin-Hollis Funeral Home in Bushnell, Ilinois
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Leslie L Leonard (1914 - 2010)
 
Burial:
Bushnell Cemetery
Bushnell
McDonough County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Jul 21, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93992606
Gladys M. <i>Whitaker</i> Leonard
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Gladys M. <i>Whitaker</i> Leonard
Added by: Elizabeth
 
Gladys M. <i>Whitaker</i> Leonard
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Rest in peace.
- Elizabeth
 Added: Nov. 8, 2012
 
 
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