Beaverton Historical Society
Gladwin County Obituary/Death Notice
Leo Strong


   Leo E. Strong, 60, died Tuesday, August 10, after an illness of about a week. He was born in Gratiot county, February 10, 1894. After finishing school he went to Montana where he homesteaded two farms. He was called into service during World War I and came to Gladwin county after being discharged from the army. He was married August 22, 1924, to Margaret Holtberry.

   He is survived by his wife; a son James of Ann Arbor; a daughter, Karen, at home; and two brothers, Perl of St. Louis and Sidney of Merrill; also three grandchildren. Seven brothers and four sister preceded him in death.

   Services will be held Friday at 2:00 p.m. at the E.U.B. Church with the Rev. E. F. Rhoades officiating. Burial will be in Highland cemetery. Friends may call at the family residence on Bard road until noon Friday and at the church from 1:00 p.m. until time of service. Arrangements are in charge of the Miner Funeral Home.

Personal Information
Death Date
Burial/Final Location
Highland Cemetery, Gladwin, MI
Montana Pvt. 337 Inf. WWI
Publication Information
Pub. Date
Pub. Page
Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
P:1 C:6
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January 2005
Tom Ladner
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