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Leyla Cox Entezam Brennan

Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Death 19 Mar 2011 (aged 83)
Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA
Burial Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA
Plot Sec 033 Lot 0063
Memorial ID 67513712 · View Source
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Brennan, Leyla born Leyla Cox Entezam in Paris France June 12th 1927 was the daughter of Mary Robinson Hume and Abdullah Entezam. She died in St. Louis March 19, 2011. Leyla spent her early years traveling with her parents and beloved brother, former Ambassador Hume Horan, in Iran, Europe and in Argentina. Leyla attended Barnard College in New York City working at the United Nations when she met and married Daniel Phelan. She was President of the Junior League in Brooklyn Heights NY. Together they had five children and lived in New York City and Westchester, Brussels Belgium, finally moving to St. Louis. Following her first husbands passing, Leyla married John Brennan in 1977. Leyla was an active reader and member of Alliance Francaise, and was fluent in French and Spanish. She and 'Jack' enjoyed many loving adventures travelling to China, Egypt, time at their country hideaway in Viburnum MO, and sailing through the Bahamas on their boat the "Free Spirit". She is survived by her husband, 3 sons, 1 daughter's, 1 step son, 2 step daughters, 6 grandchildren and 7 great grand children. Services: Visitation Tuesday, March 29 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at BOPP Chapel, 10610 Man chester Rd. Kirkwood. Interment Calvary Cemetery.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch (MO) - Sunday, March 27, 2011.

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  • Created by: Mr. Tom
  • Added: 27 Mar 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 67513712
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Leyla Cox Entezam Brennan (12 Jun 1927–19 Mar 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 67513712, citing Calvary Cemetery and Mausoleum, Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Mr. Tom (contributor 47175493) .