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Leo Leonard Lanphear

August 14, 1942 — August 1, 2021

Paw Paw

Leo Leonard Lanphear, 78 of Paw Paw, passed away Sunday August 1, 2021 at his home in Paw Paw.

He was born  August 14, 1942 in Lawrence and was united in marriage on October 29, 1966 to Joyce Lanhpear who preceded him in death May 10, 2020.

Having accumulated over 40 tractors, Leo had a passion for working on various models over the years.. He loved trips to the scrap yard to see what he could find. Leo enjoyed trips out west along with hunting and fishing.

He is survived by his son, Lynn (Sue) Lanphear; daughter, Laurie (Daniel) Kalmbach; three Grandchildren, Alexander Kalmbach, Krystina Werner and Dylan Werner.

Leo was preceded in death by his sister Marie Lanphear December 21, 2020.

Family and friends are invited to visit Saturday, August 7, 2021 beginning at 10:00 a.m. at the Adams Funeral Home, 502 West Michigan Ave., Paw Paw, where funeral services will commence at 12:00 p.m. with Pastor Tim Gunderson officiating. Burial with military honors will conclude at Wildey Cemetery, Paw Paw.

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