Thursday, January 17, 2008
Leonard Lucius Mecham (1890-1972) Obituary
Here's another obituary I hadn't previously identified. This is actually Myrtle Langston's brother-in-law, the husband of Myrtle's older sister (by 4 years) Ella.
MILFORD - Leonard Lucius Mecham, 81, Milford, died of natural causes Feb. 3 in a Milford hospital. Born Oct. 22, 1890, Salt Lake City, to Joseph Preston and Phoebe Elizabeth Hale Mecham. Married Ella Langston June 19, 1912, Salt Lake LDS Temple; she died Aug. 22, 1953. Contractor carpenter. Survivors: sons, daughters, Max L., Milford; Laurence, Lakewood, Calif.; Hale D., Bountiful; Mrs. Roy T. (Agnes Kay) Lomax, Salt Lake City; 13 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; brothers, sisters, Lumar, Las Vegas; Kenneth, Mrs. Carlos (Beth) Anderson, both Hinckley, Millard County; Mrs. Don (Etta) Bishop, Mrs. Sterling (Myrtis) Bennion, both Delta, Millard County. Funeral Monday, 11 a.m., Milford LDS Ward Chapel. Friends call Southern Utah Mortuary, Milford, Sunday, 7-8 p.m., Monday after 9:30 a.m. Graveside services Monday 4 p.m., Wasatch Lawn Cemetery, Salt Lake City.