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Information for Veda L. McKern Leedy

8 June, 1901 23 June, 1987

From the Idaho Press-Tribune

June, 1987
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Veda Leedy

    Graveside services for Veda L. Leedy, 86, of Caldwell, who died Tuesday, June 23 at the Caldwell hospital of natural causes, will be held at 10 a.m Friday at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
    Mr. Steve Farden of Caldwell will officiate under the direction of Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
    Mrs, Leedy was born June 8, 1901, at Mt. Vernon, Ore., to Luke D. and Leora Stone McKern, where she was reared and educated.  She taught piano lessons for many years.
    She married Harry S. Leedy Nov. 27, 1931, at Prairie City, Ore. They moved to Caldwell in 1935. They owned Leedy's Cafe in Payette and Caldwell from 1947 to 1973.
    Mr. Leedy died Oct. 3, 1973.
    She is survived by a twin sister, Verda Norris of Redmond, Ore.; a daughter-in-law, Frances Leedy Odlivak of Aliquippa, Pa.; eight great-grandchildren; and friends Marvel, Hazel and Dortha.
    She was preceded in death by two sons.
    Memorials may be made to the West Valley Medical Center Critical Care Unit in care of Dakan Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 1376, Caldwell 83606.



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