Leland James Barkley

Fall River County, South Dakota, USA
Death 18 Oct 2008 (aged 83)
Springfield, Lane County, Oregon, USA
Burial Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
Memorial ID 94149132 · View Source
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A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, at the Hilton Eugene for Leland James "Lee" Barkley of Eugene, who died Oct. 13 of acute leukemia. He was 83. A second memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Oct. 25 at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in Bend.

He was born Dec. 4, 1924 in Fall River County, S.D., to Ivan and Esther Swanberg Barkley. He married Verla "Tish" Hodge on March 17, 1950.

Barkley attended a year of college. He worked as a rancher, farmer and building contractor.

Survivors include his wife; a son, Lance of Eugene; a brother, Raymond of Tucson, Ariz.; a sister, Doris Berggen of Scottsbluff, Neb.; one grandchild and three great-grandchildren. A daughter, Rayna Vuillemont, died previously.

Arrangements by Andreason's Cremation & Burial Service in Springfield.

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  • Created by: Tammy Joy Tanner
  • Added: 24 Jul 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 94149132
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Leland James Barkley (4 Dec 1924–18 Oct 2008), Find a Grave Memorial no. 94149132, ; Maintained by Tammy Joy Tanner (contributor 47655667) Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.