Mildred I. Leezer
Date of Birth: December 5, 1918
Date of Death: January 20, 2018
January 24, 2018 - 2:00 PM - Graveside at Oak Hill Cemetery
Lewistown- Mildred I. Leezer, 99, of Morton and formerly of Lewistown, passed away at 1:21 PM Saturday January 20, 2018 at Unity Point Proctor Hospital in Peoria.
She was born December 5, 1918 at McDonough County, IL; the daughter of Ford Glenn and Ethel (Baughman) Bishop. She married Rollin L. Leezer on December 17, 1950 at Rushville. He died September 24, 2010. She was also preceded in death by her parents, four brothers, Dale, Howard, Junior, and an infant, and two sisters, Betty and Mary. Survivors include one daughter, Marilyn (Ed) Duvall of Morton, and one granddaughter, Lauren Duvall of Morton.
Mildred retired from the Fulton County Treasurers Office in 1981 after 38 years of service. She was a member of the Illinois Street Christian Church where she had served as a deaconess. She was a member of the Business and Professional Women’s Club, the Fulton County Legal Secretaries, and a former member of the Lewistown Junior Women’s Club.
A graveside service will be held at 2:00 PM Wednesday at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lewistown, with Reverend Brant Reed officiating. There will be no visitation. Memorial contributions may be made to the Lewistown American Legion Bishop Post 1. Condolences may be made at henrylange.com
From: Don and judy howard Jan 21 2018 5:04PM I am so sorry to hear of your moms passing. She was a great lady very friendly. You are in our thoughts and prayers From: Sandra. Boyer Jan 21 2018 7:15PM So sorry for your loss. Aunt Mildred was a beautilful lady and always had a kind word for everyone. From: Kenna Howerter Swearingen Jan 21 2018 8:02PM So sorry for your loss Marilyn and family. My thoughts and prayers are with you in this difficult time. From: Teresa and Tom Prosser Jan 21 2018 8:09PM Marilyn and family,
Tom and I are so sorry to hear of Mildred's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you to get you through this difficult time.
Teresa and Tom Prosser
From: Jody McDonald Jan 22 2018 10:51AM We are so sorry to hear of your Mother's passing. I always remember her from church. She was such a sweet and kind person. May the many wonderful years you had with her and our hope in Jesus offer you comfort.
James & Jody (Thompson) McDonald
From: Barbara Sinclair Jan 22 2018 7:39PM Mildred was a wonderful lady. We worked across the hall from each other. Matt Juraco, Mary Churchill, Thelma Orwig and Shirley Barnes. so much fun. Blessings to you and your family. Barbara From: Lorenda Spilker Jan 22 2018 8:27PM We are so very sorry to learn of Mildred's passing. She was a great lady and friend. She had a wonderful life and enjoyed being near Marilyn plus her family. We will miss her. Lorenda and Alvin Spilker. From: Alia Moon Jan 23 2018 12:01PM It breaks my heart to learn of Aunt Mildred passing. I vividly remember going to her house with Grandma Mary and visiting with her and Uncle Roland. My thoughts and prayers are with you.