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Information for Leona Olive Timson Tucker
14 September, 1919 - 3 March, 2006
From the Idaho Statesman
March, 2006
Contributed by Ruby Brown Cervantes

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Leona O. Tucker

     Leona O. Tucker, 82, passed away Friday evening, March 3, 2006 after a long and courageous battle with Alzheimer's. She was born in Emmett, Idaho and lived in Meridian, Idaho most of her adult life. She moved to Salem, Ore. four years ago. She taught school for 49, most of that time was spent teaching seventh grade language arts in the Meridian School District.
    She was preceeded in death by her husband, L.W. Tucker; parents, Charles and Olive Timson; and brothers, Benjamin Timson and Herbert Timson. Survivors include son, Charles Tucker of Boise, Idaho; daughter and son-in-law, Mona and Wayne Breach of Salem, Ore.; sisters, Violet Gardner and Genevieve Bourget; seven grandsons; and many nieces and nephews.
    No service is planned at this time. Private graveside service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are by Howell-Edwards-Doerksen with Rigdon-Ransom Funeral Directors.

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