Leonard Spencer


Leonard H. Spencer, aged 63 years, 11 months and 5 days, died yesterday afternoon at his home, 704 (?) East Washington street, of ulcers of the bowel after a five weeks' illness. Funeral services will be held at 3 o'clock Wednesday at the Presbyterian church. Rev. W. T. Rodgers officiating. Interment will be in Oakwood.

Deceased was born December 4, 1861 in West Virginia but came to this state in 1879. He was married on Nov. 19, 1889 to Sarah Carrison. Deceased has been a member of the Pilot Grove U. B. church for forty years and was one of the most highly respected residents of this locality.

Surviving he leaves his widow, two daughters, Mrs. Emma L. DeMoss and Ethel Spencer, and one son, Ernest J. Three brothers, Henry in Florida, Daniel in Utah, and Russell in Shriver, Mont., are also living.

(Unknown newspaper and date, submitted by Diane Herd)



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