Veterans Memorial Honor Roll
Honoring Leon Parnaby
August 12, 1921 - January 14, 2013
Leon W. "Bill" Parnaby age 88 of Parkman, Oh died Thursday Jan. 14 at Burton Health Care. He was born August 12, 1921 in Middlefield the son of Hubert and Hattie (Stowe) Parnaby.
Mr. Parnaby was a US Army Veteran serving during WW II.
He was a life long area resident and was a lumber jack for many yrs. He was
married to Hope Hillock on Dec. 15, 1945 and were together for 65 yrs. until her
death in 2007. He enjoyed flower gardening and bird watching.
Survivors include his sons, Dennis (Jeanne) of Dunlap, TN, Dana (Terry) of Huntsburg, Duane (Patty) of Jefferson, Donald (Denise) of Burton and Dale (Dawn) of Parkman. There are 8 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren and his cat MJ. Proceeded in death by parents, a son Douglas and brothers Walter, Harold, John and Richard and a sister Zadie Loza.
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