Leishman, William A. 1881-1962

Obituary – William A. Leishman
Contributed to Genealogy Pit Stop
By Dennis Goddard

Retired Coal Employe Dies

SALINEVILLE-William A. Leishman, 80, of R. D. 3 died Monday (May 28, 1962) at 12:40 p.m. in his home after a long illness.

A retired coal mine worker, he was born here Sept. 14, 1881, and was member of the Church of Christ.

He leaves his widow, Mrs. Effie Leishman, and a son, Kenneth Leishman, both at home; a daughter, Mrs. Leona Orr of Columbiana; three brothers, Clarence Leishman, George Leishman and Roy Leishman, all of Salineville, and seven grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Services will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at the Kerr Funeral Home by Gerald Finnie, minister. Burial will be in the Woodland Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home tonight and Wednesday afternoon and evening.