Chaney, Leonard Thomas "Pete" (January 21, 1912 - August 21, 1978)
Leonard Chaney buried last week
Douglas Budget - August 31, 1978Services for Leonard Thomas "Pete" Chaney, 66, were Thursday, Aug. 24, in Aurora, Mo. Burial was in Lehan Cemetery in Aurora. Mr. Chaney died Aug. 21, 1978. He was born Jan. 21, 1912 at Jenkins, Mo.
Mr. Chaney was a veteran of World War II and former member of the Sprinkler Fitters Fire Protection Union, Local 669.
Survivors include his wife Carolyn of Douglas; four children; Rolland Goodwin and Patricia Tenbrink of Douglas; Jacqueline Goodin of Burlingam, Calif.; and William Lay of Sacramento.
Also surviving are three brothers; Clyde Chaney of Ashboro, N.C.; Banner Chaney of Key Largo, Fla.; Noah Chaney of Cassville, Mo.; and four sisters; Bessie Garner of Aurora, Mo.; Mary Doty of Crane, Mo.; Mae Doty of Fairland, Okla.; and Opal Giddens of Culver City, Calif.; and, 13 grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to the American Lung Association in his memory.