Oscar Leonard

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Oscar Leonard

  • Birth 20 Aug 1903 Ash Grove, Davis County, Iowa, USA
  • Death 24 May 1983 Ottumwa, Wapello County, Iowa, USA
  • Burial Ottumwa, Wapello County, Iowa, USA
  • Memorial ID 32376853

Oscar H. Leonard son of, Albert Henry and Amanda Gertrude (Smith) Leoard.

Oscar H. Lenord siblings are:

Eliza Ellen Leonard b. 1902
Dora May Leonard b. 1905
Mosses Wilson Leonard b. 1908
Mable M. Leonard b. Abt. 1911

Oscar H. Leonard married Edna Icle Helmick on December 25, 1924.

Oscar H. Leonard and Edna Icle Helmick children are:

Pauline Leonard b. 1928
Dewayne Leonard
June Leonard
Marilyn Gertrude Leonard b. 1948

Oscar Leonard Obituary

Oscar Leonard, 79, of Drakesville Route 1 died at 2:30 p.m. May 24, 1983, in his home near Ash Grove. He was born Aug. 20, 1903, near Ash Grove to Albert and Gertrude Smith Leonard. He married Edna Helmick Dec. 25, 1924, at her home near Ash Grove. He was a member of Ash Grove Methodist Church.

Survivors: his wife; daughters Pauline Couchman of Seymour, Marilyn Overturf of Kelly and June Thomasson of Chariton; a son, DeWayne of Blakesburg; 10 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; and a brother, Wilson of Ottumwa.

Service: 1 p.m. Friday at Priester Funeral Chapel, the Revs. Thomas Koons and Lonnie Parton officiating. Burial: Hopewell Cemetery near Blakesburg. Visitation: 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at Priester funeral Chapel. Memorial: Bunch Pentecostal Church.

Family Information Contributed by family member:

Yvette E. (Byrum) Aune

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  • Maintained by: Yvette Aune
  • Originally Created by: Deanna Pitman
  • Added: 23 Dec 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 32376853
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Oscar Leonard (20 Aug 1903–24 May 1983), Find A Grave Memorial no. 32376853, citing Hopewell Cemetery, Ottumwa, Wapello County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Yvette Aune (contributor 47044096) .