Leroy Cline

Tuesday, July 20, 2004

JONESBORO, Ill. -- Leroy Cline, 84, of Jonesboro died Sunday, July 18, 2004, at Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion, Ill.

He was born May 17, 1920, in Anna, Ill., son of Lawrence and Blanche Halterman Cline. He and Bertha Mae Norris were married in 1941. She died May 24, 1999.

Cline had been a manager at Wonder Bread Co.

He served in the Medical Detachment 280th Engineering Battalion during World War II.

Survivors include a son, Lee Cline of Overland Park, Kan.; a sister, Dorothy Peterson of Anna; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a sister.

Friends may call at Crain Funeral Home in Anna from 5 to 8 p.m. today.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Joe Aldridge officiating. Burial will be in Anna Cemetery.