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LeRoy was born on December 4, 1922 and passed away on Tuesday, February 6, 2018.

LeRoy was a resident of Manhattan, Kansas at the time of passing.

He grew up on the family farm near Frankfort, and graduated from Frankfort High School in 1940 as valedictorian.

He volunteered for the Navy in 1942, joining the first "Flying Jayhawks" squadron.

A memorial service will be held at Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, KS 66502, at 11:00 AM, Saturday, March 3rd. Inurnment will follow the memorial service at 2:30 P.M. Saturday, at the St. Gregory's Cemetery in Marysville.

Memorial contributions in memory of LeRoy are suggested to St. Thomas More Catholic Church and the Alzheimer's Foundation of America.