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Leonard James Pitman
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Birth: Jul. 9, 1902
Oxford
Sumner County
Kansas, USA
Death: Mar. 26, 1976
Scottsdale
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA

Obituary from Elko Daily Free Press 3/27/76: "L. Pitman Dies at 73 In Arizona"

"Leonard Pitman, a resident of Elko for the past 19 years, died unexpectedly yesterday in Scottsdale, Arizona, at age 73.

"Mr. Pitman was born July 9, 1902 in Oxford, Kansas.

"Survivors include a son, . . .; and a daughter, . . . .

"Funeral services are pending at Burns Funeral Home."

3/29/76: "Pitman Funeral Wednesday"

"Funeral services for Leonard Pitman, Elko resident for the past 19 years, who died unexpectedly on Friday in Scottsdale, Ariz., at age 73 will be conducted Wednesday at 10 a.m. at Burns Funeral Chapel. The Rev. Robert Burns of the First Presbyterian Church will officiate and entombment will be in the Hall of Memory, Burns Memorial Gardens.

"Mr. Pitman was born July 9, 1902 in Oxford, Kansas, and came to Elko from Grand Junction, Colo. He was in the lumber business in Colorado, and since arriving in Elko had operated the Western Auto store here until retiring in 1970.

"He was an ardent fisherman and sportsman and had gone to Arizona to watch the major league baseball teams in spring training, which he did each year.

"He was a member of the Elks Lodge and IOOF.

"He was preceded in death by his wife in May, 1972.

"Survivors include a son,. . . ; daughter, . . ., six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren."

3/31/76: "Pitman Funeral Held Today"

"Funeral services for Leonard Pitman, Elko resident for the past 19 years who died unexpectedly Friday in Scottsdale, Ariz., at age 73, were conducted this morning at Burns Funeral Chapel. The Rev. Robert Burns of the First Presbyterian Church officiated and entombment was in the Hall of Memory, Burns Memorial Gardens.

"Pallbearers were Don Black, George White, Cecil Bohne, Frank Bogue, Al Morris, John Cahill, Dan Taelour and Bert Jones."

Wife - Edna Pitman
Father - Ephrahim Pitman
Mother - Winnie Pitman

 
 
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 Parents:
  Ephrahim C. Pitman (1860 - 1924)
  Winnie Mae Pitman (1867 - 1946)
 
 Spouse:
  Edna Marie Weaver Pitman (1903 - 1972)*
 
 Children:
  Nola Jane Pitman Davis (1928 - 2010)*
  Chet Pitman (1930 - 2007)*
 
 Sibling:
  Gladys Anna Pitman Vincent (1899 - 1971)*
  Leonard James Pitman (1902 - 1976)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Burns Memorial Garden
Elko
Elko County
Nevada, USA
 
Created by: Airrow
Record added: Jun 15, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14617837
Leonard James Pitman
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Leonard James Pitman
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