The Lusk Herald
June 10, 1971
J. Leonard Eddy Dies Saturday; Burial in Lusk
Joseph Leonard Eddy, 57, Moorcroft, died June 5 at Moorcroft. Funeral service was held this Wednesday afternoon at 2:00 at the Peet Mortuary in Lusk, with the Rev. Fred Bolinger of the First Baptist Church officiating. Mrs. A. F. DeCastro was organist. Burial was in the Lusk Cemetery.
Casket Bearers were Kenneth Ivester, Donovan Emery, Clarence Mason, Harold Rogers, Clifford Cox and Harold Hardesty.
He was born September 9, 1913, to Joseph Clayton and Charlotte Eddy at Wessington Springs, S. D. When a small boy his family moved to the Keeline, Wyo., area. He attended school here and graduated from Manville High School. His adult life was spent ranching and on road and oil field construction. On October 17, 1966, he married Virginia Kindler of Cody, Wyo.
His father and one brother died previously.
Survivors include his widow Virginia of the family home; his mother, Mrs. Charlotte Eddy of Lusk; daughter, Mrs. Carol Russell and son Carl, both of Douglas; four brothers, Larry of Keeline; Edgar of Medford, Ore.; Herbert of Germany and Lyle of Casper; two sisters, Mrs. Laura Phillips of San Mateo, Calif.; and Mrs. Emma Rustad of Prescott, Ariz.; three grandchildren; four step-grandchildren, five step-great grandchildren and numerous other relatives.
Isabel Jessie Coleman (April 27, 1921 - February 23, 1973)Lloyd Eugene Coleman (October 13, 1912 - March 2, 2003)Warren Eugene Coleman (June 2, 1937 - January 2, 1990)Florence Davis (Date Unknown - November 24, 1969)Alan Lee Eddy (July 25, 1960 - August 24, 1960)Arlene S. Eddy (June 5, 1920 - December 12, 2012)Charlotte Cora Eddy (August 24, 1892 - July 1, 1973)Dona Lee Eddy (April 15, 1943 - November 27, 1981)Edgar Eugene Eddy (April 23, 1921 - October 29, 1988)Emmitt Ray Eddy (August 17, 1925 - March 11, 1948)Florence M. Eddy (April 7, 1918 - May 31, 1990)Joseph Clayton Eddy (November 21, 1889 - November 20, 1969)Patricia Ann Eddy (August 7, 1949 - June 2, 1993)Richard Lyle Eddy (March 7, 1935 - December 13, 1981)Gale Ellen Jansing (February 7, 1961 - July 30, 2009)
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