Walnut: - Leo F. Greenwood, 82, of Walnut, died Tuesday, June 24, 1997, at Perry Memorial Hospital, Princeton.

Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Yorktown Cemetery, Yorktown, with the Rev. Pearle Lange, pastor of First Christian Church, Walnut, officiating. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Friday at Garland Funeral Home, Walnut.

A memorial has been established for First Christian Church, Walnut.

Mr. Greenwood was born Feb. 1, 1915 in Tampico, the son of Forrest and Matie (Bunker) Greenwood. He married Betty J. Brightman on March 30, 1947, in Erie. She died May 29, 1982. He was employed at Fink Motor Sales for 25 years, and at Walnut Manor Nursing home for 20 years. He was a member of First Christian Church and Walnut American Legion Post 179.

Survivors include one son, Toby Lee Greenwood of Albany, Ga., one brother, Dale Greenwood of Tampico, and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by one son.


(The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls, Illinois, June 26, 1997 - Thursday, pg A2, submitted by Melva L. Taylor) 




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