Leona E. Blad

Leona E. Blad
March 2, 1923-Aug. 6, 2012
WAKARUSA — Leona E. Blad, 89, Wakarusa, formerly of Plymouth, died at 8:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 6, 2012 at Miller’s Merry Manor, Wakarusa. She was born March 2, 1923 in Plymouth to Clint and Teresa (Young) Beldon. She married Herbert Wolff March 30, 1974 and he died Sept. 13, 1989, then she married Melvin Blad Oct. 22, 1991.
Surviving are her husband, Melvin, Wakarusa, stepson, David Blad, Osceola, stepdaughter, Carole (David) Foutz, Elkhart, sister, Katherine Milliser, Naples, Fla., stepson-in-law, Robert Doty, Mishawaka, six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Preceding her in death are her first husband, Herbert Wolff, siblings, Maxine Baughman, Pauline Stiles, Floyd Beldon, Keith Beldon and stepdaughter, Diane Doty.
Leona graduated from Plymouth High School and retired from Duncan Electric, Lafayette. She loved to cook and garden.
Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 10, 2012 at Oak Hill Cemetery, Plymouth. Pastor Jim Breniser will officiate. Rieth-Rohrer-Ehret-Lienhart Funeral Home, Wakarusa, is handling arrangements.
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