Inez M. Leroy, age 89 of Worcester, MA, died Saturday, May 04, 2019.
She was born on December 14, 1929, in Monette, AR, the daughter of Otto and Minnie (nee Franks) Duckett.
As a pastor’s wife, she served with her husband in a number of churches in California, Michigan, Colorado, Massachusetts, Illinois, Maine and Arizona during his ministry. They retired in Arizona,living there over 20 years and have lived in Massachusetts for nearly 5 years.Inez loved “meeting and greeting people” with a warm, caring and welcoming smile. She played the piano, taught piano lessons, provided day care, took in foster care children, taught Sunday School, enjoyed reading, playing games, watching game shows, and she truly loved singing old hymns.The family would like to thank all those who helped provide care for her over these last 5 years.
Survivors include :
Husband – William Leroy
Son – Steven (Elaine) Leroy, Ashland, WI
Son – David (Nancy Jean) Leroy, Boylston, MA
Son – Daniel Leroy, Chicago, IL
Grandchild – Rachel Leroy
Grandchild – Jonathan Leroy
Grandchild – Joel Leroy
Sister – Cynthia (Virgil) Dickinson, MO
Sister – Elizabeth (Robert) Hoffman, MO
Sister – Linda (Howard) Roos, MO
Sister – Evelyn (Tom) Kurtz, MO
She was preceded in death by :
Father – Otto Austin Duckett
Mother – Minnie E. Duckett, nee Franks
Brother – Bill Duckett
Arrangements are being handled by Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL.
Funeral service and interment will be at 10:30 AM on Saturday, June 08, 2019, at Gullick Cemetery in Highland, IL with Pastor Bob Marsh officiating.
Interment will be at Gullick Cemetery in Highland, IL.
Memorial contributions may be made to Rainbow AcresAttn: Dawn2120 W. Reservation Loop Road, Camp Verde, AZ 86322.