Leota Pearl DeLauder

March 26, 1919 ‒ June 21, 2006

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Leota Pearl DeLauder, age 87, of East Chestnut Street, Mount Vernon, went to be with family and friends in Heaven on Wednesday, June 21, 2006 after a short illness.

She was born on March 26, 1919 in Mount Vernon to the late Benjamin F. and Frances L. (Parrish) Brooks. Leota attended the First Christian Church Disciples of Christ here in Mount Vernon.

She is survived by her son Richard Martin DeLauder of Mt. Vernon; grandchildren Regina (Don) Belcher, Laura (Tom Wise) Coykendall; seven great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.

Leota was preceded in death by her husband A. Dale DeLauder, two children William F. DeLauder, Faye A. (Rex) Coykendall; a grandchild Marsha K. (Brian) Lunceford and a brother Robert L. Brooks.

A graveside service will be held on Friday, June 23, 2006 at the Oak Grove Cemetery in Gambier beginning at 2PM with Rev. Jamie Gump officiating. The arrangements are under the care and direction of the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, gifts may be sent to: Knox Community Hospital Palliative Care Unit (Non Profit in Hospital Hospice) I.C.O. Ann Hudson, 1330 Coshocton Rd., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

This obituary and online condolences can be accessed at: www.snyderfuneralhomes.com