Leonard David Nutter, Sr.

September 07, 1930 ‒ December 23, 2018

Marion, Ohio

Leonard David Nutter, Sr., age 88 of Marion, passed away Sunday, December 23, 2018 at Marion General Hospital.

Leonard was born on September 7, 1930 in Ansted, WV, the son of John Overton and Mary Elizabeth (Arthur) Nutter.

He proudly served his county in the United States Navy during the Korean War. Leonard then went to work as a crane operator for Marion Steel, Huber Manufacturing, Armco and Pollock.

On June 4, 1957, Leonard was united in marriage to Anna L. Clark. The couple shared 61 years of marriage.

Leonard loved to play sports including, golf, baseball, bowling and was an especially skilled pool player. He was a life member of the VFW Post #7201 and member of American Legion Post #162. He also was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan.

He is survived by his devoted wife Anna L. Nutter; sister, N. “Kay” Massey; special nieces who were his rock: Debbie Wagner, Sandy Hinze and Jamie Childress; granddaughter, Courtney L. Nutter and great grandchildren: Lillian Grace Boston and Leslie Ann Brunty and best friend Carolyn Bishop.

Leonard is preceded in death by his parents; his son, Leonard D. Nutter, Jr.; 2 brothers and 2 sisters.

Visitation will be Sunday, January 13, 2019 from 12Noon to 3PM at Stephen J. Chaney VFW Post #7201, 1614 Marion Marysville Road, Marion. Burial will be held privately for the family.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Stephen J. Chaney VFW Post #7201, Children’s Christmas Fund.

The Snyder Funeral Homes of Marion are honored to be serving the Nutter family; condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com

  • Our sincere sympathy to the Nutter family. I knew you through many years ago when I was Leonard’s 5th grade teacher at Glenwood Elementary. You were always a active family at Glenwood and I appreciated your involvement. We wanted to let you know that you will be in our thoughts and prayers during this time. I am sorry that we are unable to attend any services.
    Fred and Margie Saull

  • Anna, keeping you in our thoughts and prayers at this very difficult time.

    With deepest sympathy,
    Dr. Christopher Smallwood and staff

  • Our sincere thoughts and prayers go out to the Nutter Family. He will be greatly missed by the entire Marion Steel Family.

    With deepest sympathy,

    Steve Conway