|Birth: ||Oct. 29, 1919|
British Columbia, Canada
|Death: ||Jun. 30, 2009|
Memorial services for William Robert Leonard, 89, Lawrence, will be at a later date. Inurnment at Oak Hill Cemetery will also be at a later date.
Mr. Leonard died Tuesday, June 30, 2009, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
He was born Oct. 29, 1919, in Vancouver, British Columbia, the son of Percival Osmond and Agnes Harling Leonard.
He was naturalized as a U.S. citizen on June 29, 1943. He served his country during World War II as second lieutenant in the Army Air Corps.
Mr. Leonard worked for 40 years as a mechanical engineer for the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway.
He was a member of the Masonic Lodge, Shriners and Corpus Christi Catholic Church, and a volunteer at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
He married Wilda Pirl on Feb. 23, 1947, in Redlands, Calif. She preceded him in death on Jan. 3, 2006.
Survivors include two daughters, Laurie Magee, Lawrence, and EvaLyn Wilson, Fairway; one son, Frederick, Columbia, S.C.; and six grandchildren.
Wednesday, July 1, 2009 ljworld
William Robert Leonard (1896 - 1975)
Adelaide Agnes Harling Leonard White (1894 - 1985)
Wilda Pirl Leonard (1922 - 2006)
Laurie Wilda Leonard Magee (1955 - 2010)*
Oak Hill Cemetery
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Originally Created by: MrPeepers
Record added: Jul 01, 2009
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