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Leonard James Rash

Birthdate: (74)
Birthplace: Union, Hardin, Iowa, United States
Death: May 21, 1962 (74)
Evansdale, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States (carcinoma)
Place of Burial: Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa
Immediate Family:

Son of Arthur Thomas Rash and Eva Darthula Rash (Hammer)
Husband of Ruth Rash
Father of Elma Maureen Rash; Lois Aletha Rash; Leo Jay Rash and Private
Brother of Flitine Rash; Fletcher Gerard (Joyful) Rash; Viola Jane Rash; Clem Allison Rash and Errol Arthur Rash

Occupation: maintenance department
Managed by: Private User
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About Leonard James Rash


Leonard James Rash obit Waterloo Daily Courier May 22, 1962:


Services will be held at the Chapel of Memories at 1:30 p.m. Friday for Leonard J. Rash, 74, of. 430 Morrell Ave., Evansdale, who died at 11:40 p.m. Monday at his home of carcinoma.

Pastor Hilliard Comeaux, pastor of the Church of Christ, will officiate. Burial will be in the Garden of Memories.

Mr. Rash was born May. 24, 1887, in Union, the son of Arthur and Eva Hammer Rash. He was married to Ruth Clinkenbeard on March 11, 1914, in Omaha, Neb, He has lived in Evansdale for the past 15 years after moving to Waterloo in 1942 from Union.

He was with the maintenance department of the John Deere Tractor Works for 11 years before his retirement in 1953. He was a member of the Church of Christ.

Surviving are his widow, son Leo of 1201 Downing Ave. and three daughters, Mrs. Richard Wagner of Pontiac, Ill., Mrs. Allison Westcott of 648 Dawson and Mrs. Roger Sparks of Clemons. Two brothers, Errol of 1227 Evergreen and Clem Sr. of Marshalltown and seven grandchildren also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother and a sister.

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Leonard James Rash obit followup Waterloo Daily Courier May 30, 1962:


OUR Sincere Thanks and Deep Appreciation to pastor Hilliard Comeaux at the Church of Christ for his prayers and comforting words and to all who in any way assisted with help, flowers and gifts during the illness and after the death of Leonard Rash.


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Children of LEONARD RASH and RUTH Clinkenbeard are:

i. ELMA RASH, b. 1914.

ii. LOIS A. RASH, b. May 6, 1916 d. July 30, 2001.

iii. LEO JAY RASH, b. May 8, 1923, d Dec. 20, 2006.

iv. INA MAE RASH, b. Aug. 31, 1925,.

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Leonard James Rash's Timeline

May 24, 1887
Union, Hardin, Iowa, United States
December 15, 1914
Age 27
Union, Hardin County, Iowa
May 6, 1916
Age 28
Union, Hardin, Iowa, United States
May 8, 1923
Age 35
Morgan Township, Harrison County, Iowa
May 21, 1962
Age 74
Evansdale, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States
Not Stated, Hardin, Iowa
- 1953
Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa