Leona D. Minor, age 74, of Upper Sandusky, Ohio, passed away on Tuesday, September 21, 2021, at 6:15am at the Wyandot County Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Upper Sandusky.
Leona was born on January 5, 1947, in Fairmont, West Virginia to Earl and Edna (Radcliff) Forman, both of whom are deceased along with her step-mother, Doloris Forman. She married Michael I. Minor on May 23, 1998 in Nevada, Ohio, and he survives.
She is survived by her 2 children, Timothy (Shannon) Ray of Upper Sandusky, and Annette (Matt) Grafmiller of Upper Sandusky. 2 step-children, John Minor of Tiffin and Jessica Minor of Fremont. 4 grandchildren, Chase (Kaylee) Ray, Codie Ray, and Bailey Ray, and Abby Grafmiller, along with 2 great grandchildren, Adrianna and Havana Ray.
Leona is also survived by a brother, Dave (Cheryl) Forman of Cambridge, Ohio, and a sister, Pam Ferst of Carey, along with many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Oscar “Sonny” Forman, and 2 sisters, Marguerite Craft and Alice Durron.
Leona was a homemaker and had worked for over 30 years at the former Millington/Blackhawk Industries in Upper Sandusky.
She was a long time member of the Apostolic Gospel Church in Upper Sandusky where she for many years was the pianist in the church. She also was a member of the 55 years and older, “Gold Nuggets Group” within the church.
For hobbies Leona enjoyed painting with acrylics, line dancing, going to garage sales, and her love of dogs.
Funeral services for Leona I. Minor will be held at 1:00 pm Friday, September 24, 2021 at the Lucas-Batton Funeral Home with Rev. Rodney Donohoo officiating. Burial will follow at Old Mission Cemetery.
Visitation will be held 2 hours before service time on Friday, from 11:00am to 1:00pm.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Wyandot Memorial, or the Wyandot County Humane Society and can be sent to Lucas Batton, 476 S. Sandusky Ave. Upper Sandusky
Online condolences may be left at www.lucasbatton.com
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Leona I. Minor, please visit our floral store.
Apostolic Gospel Church
Hospice of Wyandot Memorial
885 N. Sandusky Ave., Upper Sandusky OH 43351