Clinton “Don” Leach
Clinton “Don” Leach, 76, of Lee’s Summit, MO, passed away June 23, 2018 at his home after a lengthy illness from pulmonary fibrosis. He was born March 20th, 1942 in Joplin, Missouri to RV and Lucy (Cook) Leach. He graduated from Jasper, Missouri High School in 1961. He married his high school sweetheart Geneva Divine on July 14th, 1963. He is survived by his wife of almost 55 years; children, Craig (Kelly) and daughter Stephanie; four grandchildren, Jacob and Kate Leach, Sierra and Brianne Reichert; one brother, Bill Leach of Salisbury, MO; and several nieces and nephews.
He worked for AT&T for 38 years. After retirement, he worked 14 years for HyVee as a floral delivery driver.
He was an avid Royals and Chiefs fan. He took pleasure in keeping his yard in pristine shape.
He was a member of Aldersgate United Methodist Church in Lee’s Summit and the Telephone Pioneers.
The family is grateful to the KU Med Center, John Knox Hospice Care, and the Home Instead Senior Helpers for their care and compassion.
Suggestions for contributions are to the Aldersgate Methodist Church, 350 SW MO-150 Hwy, Lee’s Summit, MO 64082 and the Telephone Pioneers, PO Box 380014, Kansas City, MO 64138-0814.
Graveside services are scheduled for 10:00 AM in Friday, June 29, 2018 at Lee’s Summit Historical Cemetery. A celebration of life will be from 6:00 – 8:00 PM on Thursday, June 28, 2018 at Bliss Plaza, 1303 W. Main, Greenwood, MO.