Leon M. Umberger, 74, of Wytheville, Va., died Friday, Nov. 21, 2003.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, Nov. 23, at 2 p.m. in the Grubb Funeral Home Chapel conducted by the Rev. Kevin Fiorini. Interment will be in the Mt. Mitchell United Methodist Church Cemetery.
He was retired from the Wytheville Livestock Market and was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Sidney A. and Neta Rakes Umberger; and a brother, Richard Allen Umberger.
Survivors include his brother and sister-in-law, Joe Frank and Doris Umberger of Wytheville, Va.; nieces and nephews, Stuart Tracy and Lisa Umberger, Dale Umberger and Patty Copenhaver, Karen U. and Roger McPeak, and Darlene U. and Sam Frye; and great-nieces and great-nephews, Jason McPeak, Eric McPeak, Adam Umberger, Christopher Umberger, Zachary Umberger, Caleb Umberger, and Lisa S. Wiedl.
The family will receive friends Saturday, Nov. 22, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Grubb Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Mt. Mitchell United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund.
Grubb Funeral Home in Wytheville, Va., is in charge of the arrangements.
Leon Umberger is on chart 51 of A. Umberger's book Richard Allen Umberger died 30 Dec 2002