LeRoy E. “Little Doc” Rushing, Jr

LeRoy E. “Little Doc” Rushing, Jr

Cass County, Indiana, USA
Death 23 Jul 2011 (aged 69)
Peru, Miami County, Indiana, USA
Burial Peru, Miami County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 73995950 · View Source
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Peru Tribune

LeRoy E. Rushing Jr., 69, Peru, died at 3:44 a.m. Saturday, July 23, 2011 at his residence.

He was born Oct. 9, 1941 in Cass County to LeRoy E. Rushing Sr. and Laura C. (Wilson) Rushing. He married Shirley Newkirk July 31, 2008 and she survives.

LeRoy is survived by his sons, Alex Cathings, Peru, Allan Cathings, Peru, and LeRoy E. Rushing III, Fort Wayne; his step sonds, Andrew D. Smail, Orting, Wash., George E. Smail, Renton, Wash., and Martin P. Smail, Johnstown, Penn.; his daughters, Mary J. Rushing, Peru, and Christina Coppernoll, Peru; and his half-brother, Richard Lesley, Milwaukee, Wis.

A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday in Mount Hope Cemetery.

There will be a military committal service provided by the Rochester VFW Lodge.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to Flowers-Leedy Funeral Home, 105 W. Third St.

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  • Created by: Rickey Bellamy
  • Added: 26 Jul 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 73995950
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for LeRoy E. “Little Doc” Rushing, Jr (9 Oct 1941–23 Jul 2011), Find a Grave Memorial no. 73995950, citing Mount Hope Cemetery, Peru, Miami County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Rickey Bellamy (contributor 46790113) .