Velma Leazenby

October 11, 2022

Velma Leazenby, 97, of Frankfort, passed away October 11, 2022 at Mulberry Health.  She was born on May 19, 1925 in Bartholomew County to Asa and Myrtle (Pruitt) Boaz.  She married Harold H. Leazenby on November 8, 1942 and he preceded her in death on November 26, 1982.

Velma attended Owen Township Schools until 9th grade then moved to Rossville High School.  She worked for Essex Wire in Lafayette, Superior Resistor in Rossville and Unilectric in Frankfort.  She also cleaned several homes.  Velma was a member of Rossville United Methodist Church and was a member of the JOY Group there.  She enjoyed sewing and was known for her noodles.

Memorial donations may be made in Velma’s honor to the Rossville United Methodist Church, 110 W. Main Street, Rossville, IN 46065.

Visitation and Services

A Graveside Service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, October 14, 2022 at the Chapel of Peace in Green Lawn Memorial Park, Frankfort.  Archer-Weston Funeral & Cremation Center, 501 East Clinton Street, Frankfort is honored to assist the Leazenby family. 

Survived by:

Surviving are her Sons: Terry (Linda) Leazenby of Frankfort and Dan (Janice) Leazenby of Mulberry; 5 Grandchildren; 5 Great-Grandchildren; and 3 Great-Great-Grandchildren.  

Preceded by:

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and her daughter: Donna Rodgers.


Leave your Condolences

6 Condolences for “Velma Leazenby”

  1. Jenny Foster October 12, 2022 at 5:06 pm

    Velma was a wonderful woman and friend!! I will
    miss her and her noodles!! Have fun in heaven playing cars and doing lots of puzzles with my Mom and all your friends!!!🙏❤️😘

  2. Bill & Lora Layton October 12, 2022 at 6:07 pm

    Dan & Terry & families, so sorry for the loss of your mother–she had a long life.

  3. Amy Patchett Bayless October 13, 2022 at 9:44 am

    I am so very sorry for the passing of your Mom. Velma did a lot of my sewing repairs over the years, since I have trouble sewing buttons on. She was always very pleasant and I enjoyed talking to her about her flowers. Prayers to all of you🙏🙏

  4. Wayne Remaly October 13, 2022 at 12:16 pm

    Terry and Dan.
    So sorry for your loss. We will remember you in prayers during this difficult time.

    • Terry November 17, 2022 at 3:36 pm

      Thanks Wayne, it was great seeing you, let’s try and get together and talk old times.

  5. Pete and Pam Randolph October 16, 2022 at 5:38 am

    Dear Terry and Linda and family, We are very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

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