D. Leah Bader

January 31, 1924 ‒ November 09, 2005

Mount Gilead, Ohio

D. Leah Bader, 81, of Heather Moor Trail, Hillsboro, Ohio died Wednesday, November 09, 2005 at the home of her daughter.

She was born in Littleton, West Virginia on January 31, 1924, the daughter of the late Bruce and Ella (Kiger) Robinson. She graduated from Mount Gilead High School in 1942 and had worked for North Electric. She had also resided in Dayton, Marion and Columbus. Leah was a loving mother and grandmother. She had been a member of the Parsons Baptist Church in Columbus.

She is survived by three daughters Diana (George) Dix of Hillsboro, Ohio, Debra (Roger) Smith of Mount Gilead, Ohio, and Denise Rule of East Liverpool, Ohio; nine grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren.

Her husband Don C. Bader, whom she married on July 27, 1943, preceded her in death on August 23, 1995. A son Don L. Bader, a sister Wilma McClelland and brothers Edward and Bruce Robinson also preceded her in death.

Rev. Charles Reed will conduct funeral services in the Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Gilead on Monday, November 14, 2005 at 11 a.m. Friends may call one-hour prior to her services. Burial will follow in Rivercliff Cemetery. Condolences can be expressed to the family at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com .