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 Doris <I>Leaman</I> Ziems

Doris Leaman Ziems

South Meriden, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
Death 6 Apr 2012 (aged 90)
Meriden, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Meriden, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
Plot Section 26
Memorial ID 103789456 · View Source
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Doris Leaman Ziems, 90, of Meriden, formerly of Yalesville, died, Friday, April 6, 2012 at the Westfield Care and Rehabilitation Center in Meriden. She was the wife of the late Harold Arthur Ziems.

Doris was born in South Meriden, Nov. 19, 1921, a daughter of the late Grace Arnold Leaman and William Henry Leaman Jr. She graduated from Meriden high School in 1939. She was a member of the Center Congregational Church in Meriden for 70 years. Doris worked for the Wallingford Board of Education and was also employed as a secretary for Connecticut Electric Equipment Company in Meriden for 35 years until her retirement. She was a huge UCONN Woman's Basketball fan and supporter for many years.

Doris is survived by her sister-in-law Mrs. Edith (Robert) Leaman with whom she resided after her retirement; her nieces and nephews; two cousins Joyce Arnold Majeski and Shirley Arnold Rourke; her God daughter Laura Covaleski Belsford; and her extended family of friends in Connecticut and Maryland.

Doris was predeceased by her brothers Charles Edward Leaman and his wife Mildred "Mimmy", and Robert Leaman; and her two sisters Iva Spencer and her husband Albert; and Jane Kofsuske and her husband Raymond; and a grandnephew Douglas Spencer.

A funeral service will be held in The Yalesville Funeral Home at 11 a.m. Interment will be in Walnut Grove Cemetery in Meriden.

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