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Leroy Lee Nease
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Birth: Nov. 25, 1935
East Liverpool
Columbiana County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jan. 21, 2008
East Liverpool
Columbiana County
Ohio, USA

Leroy "Lee" Nease, 72, of Idaho Avenue, East Liverpool, Ohio, died suddenly, Monday, Jan. 21, 2008, at his home.

He was born November 25, 1935 in East Liverpool, Ohio, the son of the late, John Lewis Nease & Mura Edith (Wright) Wright.

Living his entire life in the area, Mr. Nease retired in 1982 from the former Crucible Steel Mill in Midland, Beaver County, Pennsylvania where he worked as a shipper. He was a U.S. Army Veteran & a member of the Veteran's of Foreign Wars, Post #66 in East Liverpool.

Left to mourn his death are three daughters, Carrie Eckstein & her husband, David, with whom he resided; Myra Camp of St. Petersburg, Florida, & Penny Rice of Lisbon, Ohio.

A brother, Jerry Keith Wright & his wife Ruth of Salem also survive as well as seven grandchildren; Stephen W. Camp, Jr., Kristin E. Camp, Austin G. Rice, Nicholas S. Rice, David T. Eckstein, Joshua L. Eckstein and Andrew J. Eckstein & his former wife, Jeannette M. (Allmon) Nease of East Liverpool, whom he married on June 6, 1959.

Besides his parents, a sister Margaret (Wright) Miller, a granddaughter, Kristin M. Camp & his step-father, Hilbert Wright, preceded him in death.

Services were held at the Calcutta Chapel of the Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2008. Rev. Norman Eckert of the Beechwood Free Methodist Church, officiated.

Burial followed in Columbiana County Memorial Park where the Tri State Burial Group and the Honor Guard of the West Virginia National Guard accorded full military honors before he was laid to rest.

Step-Father Hilbert Henry Wright
Granddaughter Kristin Marie Camp
Half-Sister Margaret Jean Wright Miller
Family links: 
  John Lewis Nease (1905 - 1992)
  Mura Edith Wright Wright (1914 - 1983)
  Margaret Jean Wright Miller (1932 - 2003)**
  Leroy Lee Nease (1935 - 2008)
*Calculated relationship
Leroy L Nease
SP4 US Army
Nov 25, 1935 - Jan 21, 2008
Columbiana County Memorial Park
Columbiana County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Fountain Circle, Lot #221, Grave #1
Maintained by: Myra IV 💕
Originally Created by: clarence laney
Record added: Jan 23, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24124904
Leroy Lee Nease
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Leroy Lee Nease
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- Myra IV 💕
 Added: Jan. 10, 2017
Thinking of you with love, this Memorial Day. And Daddy... Where's my pennies? :)
- Myra IV 💕
 Added: May. 30, 2016
Happy 80th Birthday Dad!!! Love forever, Myra
- Myra IV 💕
 Added: Nov. 25, 2015
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