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Richard L. Lease

1932 - 2018

Richard L. Lease, 85, of Milton formerly of Somerset passed away on Friday, February 2, 2018 at his home.

Born in Johnstown on February 11, 1932, he was the son of the late John M and Gertrude (Kelly) Lease.  He was married to the former Betty Louise Walker.  His death breaks a marital union of 64 years.

Richard was a graduate of Boswell High School and had served in the US Marine Corps and the US Army during the Korean War.  He was a truck driver for Cooper-Jarrett Trucking Co.

He was a member of the American Legion in Montandon           the VFW in Milton the DAV and Military Order of the Purple Heart, and the Norry Gun Club.  He was a member of Faith Lutheran Church in Lewisburg.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by three children Christopher J. Lease and his wife Juanita , Dawn M. McManus and Bruce D. Lease and his wife Jane all of Milton; nine grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; and three sisters Donna Campbell of Pauls Valley OK, Carla Parris of Diamond Barr, CA, and Courtney Brenneman of York.

He was preceded in death by a daughter Jackie A. Reitenbach; a grandson Christopher L. Lease and three brothers Jack Lease, David Lease and Donald Lease.

Funeral services will be announced at a later date by the Shaw Funeral Home 400 N. Front St. Milton.


So sorry to hear of Richard's passing it was a pleasure to serve Riichard
through the years. Our deepest condolences to Richards family.
DAV Transportation.

My condolences at the loss off your loved one.

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